European super league breakaway would lead to ‘war’ – UEFA candidate
ESPN FC’s Gab Marcotti expresses his disapproval of the proposed changes to the UEFA Champions League format.
The ESPN FC crew discuss the implications of the changes coming to the UEFA Champions League upon UEFA’s approval.
UEFA presidential candidate Alexander Ceferin says a European super league breakaway is “out of the question” as it would lead to “war” between teams and the continent’s governing body.
A new Champions League format is currently under discussion with talks between UEFA and the major European clubs underway for several months already and an announcement on potential changes could be made at Friday’s group stage draw for the 2016-17 competition.
Sources have told ESPN FC that new terms could involve…
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