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# european-super-league - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Rory McIlroy ‘very much against’ breakaway golf circuit
# Bad Idea
# Bad Idea

Rory McIlroy ‘very much against’ breakaway golf circuit

May 5th 2021, 6:06 PM 5,110 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the European Tour told the PA news agency it opposed the plans ‘in the strongest possible terms’.

# european-super-league - Sunday 2 May, 2021

'I had fallen out of love with the game because of all the things that manifested in the Super League'
# Hope
# Hope

'I had fallen out of love with the game because of all the things that manifested in the Super League'

May 2nd 2021, 8:00 PM 37,901 Views 6 Comments

Author and journalist Michael Calvin discusses his new book: ‘Whose Game is it Anyway?’

# european-super-league - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Liverpool agree to open discussions with fans following European Super League backlash
# Healing Process
# Healing Process

Liverpool agree to open discussions with fans following European Super League backlash

Apr 28th 2021, 10:06 AM 3,436 Views 2 Comments

The Reds’ owners were among the main drivers of the project which collapsed within 48 hours of plans being launched.

# european-super-league - Friday 23 April, 2021

Financial backer admits it 'clearly misjudged' Super League impact
# Breakaway
# Breakaway

Financial backer admits it 'clearly misjudged' Super League impact

Apr 23rd 2021, 10:47 AM 4,238 Views 2 Comments

JP Morgan had agreed a pot of €3.5billion to be shared among the first dozen teams to sign up.

# european-super-league - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Opinion: The European Super League – the 48 hour flash in the pan, 25 years in the making
# Football
From TheJournal.ie
# Football

Opinion: The European Super League – the 48 hour flash in the pan, 25 years in the making

Apr 22nd 2021, 7:30 PM 13,164 Views 18 Comments

UCC’s Dr Seán Ó Conaill looks back on an extraordinary week for international football.

Coleman: Super League proposal 'left a horrible feeling... it didn’t feel good or right'
# Greed Game
# Greed Game

Coleman: Super League proposal 'left a horrible feeling... it didn’t feel good or right'

Apr 22nd 2021, 9:32 AM 1,966 Views 0 Comments

Coleman believes that the opposition to the idea among players, managers and fans was ‘unanimous’.

# european-super-league - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

'You were very clear it would not stand' - Liverpool owner apologises to fans over Super League
# Hands Up
# Hands Up

'You were very clear it would not stand' - Liverpool owner apologises to fans over Super League

Updated Apr 21st 2021, 12:00 PM 28,715 Views 44 Comments

John W Henry said in a video on Twitter that the project would only have worked with the support of fans.

European Super League considering steps 'to reshape project' as six English clubs withdraw
# Options
# Options

European Super League considering steps 'to reshape project' as six English clubs withdraw

Apr 21st 2021, 8:09 AM 6,186 Views 2 Comments

Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal and Chelsea all withdrew from the project on Tuesday night.

# european-super-league - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Premier League clubs withdraw from European Super League plans
# Change Of Heart
# Change Of Heart

Premier League clubs withdraw from European Super League plans

Updated Apr 20th 2021, 11:08 PM 87,335 Views 96 Comments

Owner Roman Abramovich is understood to have driven Chelsea’s decision.

TV Wrap - 'Truce' as united Sky pundits savage breakaway plans on night of compelling TV
# Park Your Weasels
# Park Your Weasels

TV Wrap - 'Truce' as united Sky pundits savage breakaway plans on night of compelling TV

Apr 20th 2021, 1:09 PM 45,724 Views 49 Comments

Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville rounded on their own clubs, called for ‘scavenger’ Glazers to be booted out of the game and heard from a bristling Liverpool manager.

Fifa back Uefa against Super League clubs as backlash intensifies
# Battle Lines Drawn
# Battle Lines Drawn

Fifa back Uefa against Super League clubs as backlash intensifies

Apr 20th 2021, 12:59 PM 3,637 Views 6 Comments

The European governing body appear to have a crucial ally in the battle against a breakaway competition.

FAI voices opposition to plans for 'elitist' European Super League
# Statement
# Statement

FAI voices opposition to plans for 'elitist' European Super League

Apr 20th 2021, 11:52 AM 3,582 Views 8 Comments

Irish football’s governing body is backing Uefa.

'Impossible' to ban Super League clubs from Champions League semis, insists Perez
# And The Banned Played...
# And The Banned Played...

'Impossible' to ban Super League clubs from Champions League semis, insists Perez

Apr 20th 2021, 8:25 AM 11,521 Views 30 Comments

Real Madrid chairman says expulsion comments ‘are the threats of someone who confuses monopoly with property’.

# european-super-league - Monday 19 April, 2021

'I don’t like it and hopefully it doesn’t happen' - Milner against European Super League idea
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

'I don’t like it and hopefully it doesn’t happen' - Milner against European Super League idea

Apr 19th 2021, 11:28 PM 6,490 Views 12 Comments

The new competition could change the face of football.

Anger continues as fans arrive at club grounds to protest against proposed European Super League
# European Super League
# European Super League

Anger continues as fans arrive at club grounds to protest against proposed European Super League

Apr 19th 2021, 9:29 PM 11,472 Views 12 Comments

Six Premier League sides have joined six other European clubs in announcing plans for a new midweek competition.

Man City, Chelsea and Real Madrid will be removed from CL semis, says Uefa ExCo member
# Cat Among Pigeons
# Cat Among Pigeons

Man City, Chelsea and Real Madrid will be removed from CL semis, says Uefa ExCo member

Apr 19th 2021, 6:27 PM 101,124 Views 81 Comments

Danish FA chairman Jesper Moller says he expects Super League clubs to be expelled as soon as Friday.

'Super League' players will be banned from World Cups, insists Uefa president
# Spit In The Face
# Spit In The Face

'Super League' players will be banned from World Cups, insists Uefa president

Apr 19th 2021, 3:41 PM 10,219 Views 12 Comments

Six Premier League sides are part of an initial group of 12 clubs seeking to establish a new continental competition.

# european-super-league - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Twelve clubs unveil plans to launch European Super League
# Dirty Dozen
# Dirty Dozen

Twelve clubs unveil plans to launch European Super League

Apr 18th 2021, 11:38 PM 52,015 Views 142 Comments

Six English sides, including Manchester United and Liverpool, are involved in the proposed competition.

Gary Neville 'absolutely disgusted' by European Super League plans
# Reaction
# Reaction

Gary Neville 'absolutely disgusted' by European Super League plans

Apr 18th 2021, 8:05 PM 14,589 Views 33 Comments

‘What world are these people living in to think they can bring this forward at this moment in time?’

# european-super-league - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Fifa chief threatens World Cup ban for players involved in potential European Super League
# Battle Lines Drawn
# Battle Lines Drawn

Fifa chief threatens World Cup ban for players involved in potential European Super League

Jan 21st 2021, 12:06 PM 4,971 Views 8 Comments

Reports of a breakaway league made of Europe’s top clubs resurfaced last year.

# european-super-league - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

European Super League is a 'fiction' and 'out of the question'
# Standing Firm
# Standing Firm

European Super League is a 'fiction' and 'out of the question'

Nov 20th 2018, 11:06 AM 2,018 Views 2 Comments

A number of the continent’s top clubs are keen to break away from their domestic competitions, according to documents uncovered by Football Leaks.

# european-super-league - Monday 21 March, 2016

Toulon owner wants to scrap the Champions Cup, start a European Super League
# Bright Idea
# Bright Idea

Toulon owner wants to scrap the Champions Cup, start a European Super League

Mar 21st 2016, 9:03 AM 10,574 Views 30 Comments

Mourad Boudjellal also wants to make room in the calendar for a Club World Cup.

# european-super-league - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Premier League's big five deny claims they met to discuss European Super League
# Famous Five
# Famous Five

Premier League's big five deny claims they met to discuss European Super League

Mar 2nd 2016, 8:58 AM 12,132 Views 39 Comments

Is it 1998 again?

# european-super-league - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Why European football is now more elitist than ever
# Opinion
# Opinion

Why European football is now more elitist than ever

Oct 27th 2013, 7:45 AM 3,197 Views 8 Comments

The chasm between the top sides and the rest was once again evident in this week’s Champions League action.