The Super League announces its continuity without the English clubs
The Super league issued a statement at dawn, at the conclusion of the telematic meeting of the clubs that remain after the abandonment of the six English teams that integrated it, in which he announces the continuity of the new competition with a reconfiguration of the project. The Spanish teams Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atlético de Madrid and the Italian Juventus, Inter Milan, and AC Milan they maintain the proposal for a new European competition "because the current system does not work." The departure on Tuesday night of the English Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur does not cause any change. "Our proposal aims to allow sport to evolve while generating resources and stability for the entire pyramid of the football, including helping to overcome the financial difficulties experienced by the entire soccer community as a result of the pandemic. It would also provide materially enhanced solidarity payments to all football stakeholders, "the statement reads.
The Super League ensures that the mass abandonment of English clubs has occurred "forced" by the "pressure exerted" on them. "We are convinced that our proposal fully complies with European legislation and regulations, as demonstrated today by the judicial decision to protect the Super League from the actions of third parties," he says.
Events cause a project reconfiguration before taking the next steps. "Given the current circumstances, we will reconsider the most appropriate steps to reconfigure the project, always keeping in mind our goals of offering fans the best possible experience while promoting solidarity payments for the entire football community," the statement said.