BURY FC has released a statement following recent speculation about the club's finances.

In the comment the club confirmed it was experiencing "internal financial restrictions" and that this had been discussed with players and staff.

They have also vowed to quickly rectify the issues to help the team in their fight for promotion to League One.

The statement said: "Following on from the takeover of the Club, some unforeseen circumstances have led to interim internal financial restrictions.

"We value our players and staff at the Club, and they were all informed of this last week in a number of meetings.

"The Chairman and the Board of Directors remain fully committed to resolving the situation as quickly as possible, to ensure that the club can move forward and maintain our push for promotion."

The Bury Times has approached the club for further details.