’European supercompetitie step closer’

FC Barcelona-star Lionel Messi.

Sixteen big clubs would to a Super League which will be the Champions League in its current form disappear. The klokkenluidersplatform Football Leaks has shared this information with international media with which it cooperates.


The Super League would be in 2021 for the start. Participants would even consider from the national league. Ajax, PSV and Feyenoord do not belong to the eliteploegen. It concerns Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, FC Barcelona, Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool FC, Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, AC Milan, Atlético Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Olympique Marseille, Internazionale and AS Roma.

The rumors about a new Super League are not new. A lot of big clubs are unhappy about the distribution of the income in the Champions League. Also they find it but nothing there in the first round of the current king’s class of the club football is still mediocre teams are active. They think they will earn more money with an exclusive competition. According to Football Leaks has a consulting firm last month with Real Madrid in the Super League spoken. The sixteen participants would soon be invited to submit a letter of intent to sign.

Bad news for Dutch clubs

For the Dutch clubs would be the introduction of the Super League be a bad thing. They will financially and sporty falling further behind, as long as they are not allowed to participate. Sponsors and television companies are attracting the exchange for the real top teams are. Barcelona – Manchester City brings significantly more than, say, PSV and Anderlecht.

It is unknown whether clubs can relegate from the new Super League. The sixteen clubs would also be for a closed competition to choose a ‘salary cap’ and balanced income like that in the United States in different sports is common.

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