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UEFA confirm financial sanctions for Super League rebels

UEFA confirm financial sanctions for Super League rebels

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Online Betting Malaysia - UEFA have confirmed that they have reached an agreement over punishments for the nine Super League sides who have formally withdrawn their interest in the competition. The six English teams - Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham - were among the first to pull out, with Atletico Madrid, Inter and AC Milan eventually following suit. Only Barcelona, Juventus and Real Madrid remain committed to the cause. UEFA has approved reintegration measures for nine clubs involved in the so-called ‘Super League’.The matter of the other clubs involved in the so-called "Super League" will be referred to UEFA disciplinary bodies.Full story: ⬇️— UEFA (@UEFA) May 7, 2021 UEFA president Aleksander Ceferi...
6 Super League club executives told to leave Premier League sub-committees

6 Super League club executives told to leave Premier League sub-committees

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Sports Betting Odds - A number of executives from the six English sides who pledged to join the Super League have been handed an ultimatum to leave their roles on key Premier League sub-committees. English and European football was rocked by the recent news 12 of Europe's elite clubs were planning on joining the Super League. The closed-off competition was to act as a rival to the Champions League, with 15 founder members set to be ever-present in the annual event regardless of their performance the season prior. However, the plan soon fell apart and a domino effect saw nine of the 12 clubs who had committed to the event - with Barcelona and Real Madrid yet to comment and Juventus announcing their intention to take their place in the competition - all withdraw from the plans. ...
Manchester United confirm Ed Woodward’s resignation

Manchester United confirm Ed Woodward’s resignation

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Online Betting Sites - Manchester United have confirmed that Ed Woodward is set to leave his role as the club's executive vice-chairman at the end of 2021. The news has broken following the collapse of the much-maligned Super League proposal put forward by Man Utd and 11 other 'elite' European football clubs. Club statement.— Manchester United (@ManUtd) April 20, 2021 In a press release from the club, Woodward stated the following: “I am extremely proud to have served United and it has been an honour to work for the world’s greatest football club for the past 16 years.“I am extremely proud to have served United and it has been an honour to work for the world’s greatest football club for the past 16 years.“The club is well positioned for the future and it will be difficult...
Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition

Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition

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Online Betting Sites - All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League have formally withdrawn from the competition. Manchester City were the first club to pull out after Chelsea had signalled their intent to do so by preparing documentation to withdraw. The other four sides - Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham - have all now followed suit. Manchester City confirmed they have "formally enacted the procedures to withdraw" from the Super League. Liverpool said their involvement in the proposed breakaway league "has been discontinued". Manchester United said they had "listened carefully to the reaction from our fans, the UK government and other key stakeholders" in making their decision to not take part. Arsenal apologised in an open letter to their...
UEFA president Ceferin says breakaway clubs will be banned as soon as possible

UEFA president Ceferin says breakaway clubs will be banned as soon as possible

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Online Betting Malaysia - UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin reiterated on Monday that clubs and players involved in the proposed breakaway Super League could be banned 'as soon as possible' from all of its competitions and the World Cup. Addressing an emergency meeting the day after 12 of Europe's top clubs announced the Super League, Ceferin launched a scathing attack on the plan, which has been widely condemned across the game and beyond. "We're still assessing with our legal team but we will take all the sanctions that we can and we will inform you as soon we can," he said. "My opinion is that as soon as possible they have to be banned from all our competitions and the players from all our competitions." The proposal has been widely condemned by a number of fans, pundits and...
European Super League: Boris Johnson to meet football officials over breakaway group

European Super League: Boris Johnson to meet football officials over breakaway group

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Sports Betting Odds - Prime Minister Boris Johnson is meeting officials from football governing bodies the FA and the Premier League, as well as fans' representatives, later to discuss the proposed European Super League. Boris Johnson described the new league, which includes six leading English clubs, as "ludicrous". The 12 founding members of the league face a fierce backlash after unveiling proposals for a breakaway tournament. One insisted they were doing it to "save football". Real Madrid President Florentino Perez said the decision to create the new league, which his club would be a part of, was in part taken because "young people are no longer interested" in the game. He told a Spanish TV show: "Audiences are decreasing and rights are decreasing and something had to...