Spanish paper AS reports that the club are preparing their case following the decision last week to ban the financially stricken club for a season.
They say that the club see their qualification for the Champions League, if achieved, as essential to their survival.
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Since Guus Hiddink arrived at the helm, Chelsea have improved considerably after a tricky start to the campaign.
Newcastle United are staring down the barrel of relegation to the Championship for the second time in the past eight years.