Soccer-Transfer system is robbery, says Platini (Reuters)

(adds more quotes, background) MONTE CARLO, Aug 30 (Reuters) - UEFA president Michel Platini called for a sweeping reform of the transfer system on Friday, describing the current system to a form of robbery and saying the transfer window was too long. Platini said there were too many people vying to take a slice of commission from players' transfers and also said players were to blame for not respecting contracts. His comments came amid the ongoing saga of Gareth Bale's possible move from Tottenham Hotspur to Real Madrid for 100 million euros ($132. ...

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