Wednesday, February 28, 2024

European Super League

April 5, 2023

Aleksander Ceferin re-elected UEFA president unopposed

Mr Ceferin has been re-elected for a four-year term until 2027. The Slovenian was first elected UEFA’s seventh president in 2016 to replace Michel Platini.

UEFA Boss
June 3, 2022

European Court of Justice hearing on Super League to hold mid-July

Real Madrid, FC Barcelona and Juventus are pursuing the plan of a new league, saying UEFA’s monopoly violates EU law.

European Super League
November 12, 2021

Bots, fake Twitter accounts used to push European Superleague agenda: Report

The study revealed that 272,000 Twitter accounts made over two million tweets about the Super League in those 72 hours.

European Super League
July 31, 2021

Barcelona, Real Madrid, Juventus insist on Super League as court rule in favour

The clubs maintained that they would continue with the Super League project and open to review of the guidelines where necessary.

President of Barcelona Joan Laporta, Chairman of Juventus Andrea Agnelli, and President of Real Madrid Florentino Pérez
July 14, 2021

Ronaldo, Mourinho are idiots, Real Madrid President Perez said in leaked audio

Mr Perez’s leaked misspeak comes as rumours of Ronaldo’s return to Los Blancos continues to mount.

Mourinho, Perez and Ronaldo
May 8, 2021

Barcelona, Real Madrid, Juventus insist on Super League

The clubs say they “are ready to reconsider the proposed approach”, but reiterated that administration elite football in Europe must be restructured.

President of Barcelona Joan Laporta, Chairman of Juventus Andrea Agnelli, and President of Real Madrid Florentino Pérez
April 21, 2021

All six English clubs withdraw from Super League

“It was a proposition that, by design, could have divided our game. But, instead, it has unified us all.”

Super League
April 20, 2021

Manchester City withdraws from breakaway Super League

Chelsea is also understood to be preparing the paperwork to withdraw from the super league after fans protested outside the Stamford Bridge on Tuesday.

Sheik Mansoor, City owner
April 20, 2021

Ed Woodward resigns from Man United following Super League backlash

Mirror reports that Woodward will stay on until the end of the season.

Ed Woodward
April 19, 2021

UK moves to block breakaway Super League

We will do whatever it takes to protect our national game. Be in no doubt, if they can’t act, we will,” British sports minister told parliament.

Oliver Dowden