Radical changes in European football. According to information from The Times (UK) and The New York Times (USA), the announcement of European Premier League imminent. The ancient continent’s strongest clubs – with the exception of a few – will shape this new competition that has caused enormous annoyance in the UEFA There is speculation of fines ranging from 30-50 million euros or even being fired from Champions League o European League in the coming seasons.
A few months ago, Real Madrid He is leading the secret talks – revealed in past hours – to create this new tournament, the European Super League that will already have a 100% sure presence. Barcelona For Spain Manchester United s Liverpool For England JuventusAnd Inter Milan and Milan Italian club In Italy. Moreover, it is a fact that the clubs almost love it Atletico Madrid, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal and Chelsea They will also participate in it.
The The main investor will be Key CapitalSigned that He reassured these clubs of a profit of 350 million euros for each one of them.
Possible sanctions from UEFA
If this new tournament is established, UEFA is analyzing extremely harsh penalties against these clubs. According to the New York Times, The clubs’ suspension is analyzed in their domestic leagues and tournamentsAnd well Cancel your participation in the next edition of the UEFA Champions League or European League. In addition, a penalty Between 30 and 50 million euros For clubs to participate in it.
UEFA’s losses from not participating in the UEFA Champions League will be huge due to billions of euros paid for television rights, and these are certainly the clubs with the highest profits for UEFA.
As the New York Times indicates, Juventus is the team that, in addition to Real Madrid and Manchester UnitedHe had a bigger role in creating this Premier League. Andrea Agnelli, The president of the “old lady”, H.S also president of the European Club AssociationTherefore, it has a great influence in direct communication with the main teams that will form the European Premier League.
The likely shape of the European Premier League
This new tournament will be played in the middle of the week (the main reason why UEFA refused to create this tournament) and 16 European clubs will participate in it more important. The Another alternative Is this they are 15 fixed clubs every season In this competition and 5 more than that qualification According to their positions in their local periodicals.
Paris Saint-Germain is the only club from “the top” that will not participate in this tournamentBecause beIN (a television channel) led by Nasser Al-Khulaifi will lose hundreds of millions of dollars. Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund also seem to have little involvement in the creation of the European Premier League, but there is still a chance they will.