European Super League: the remaining clubs pledge to “reshape the project” after the English exodus
Posted On April 21, 2021
The leaders of the European Super League were weighing their options after the withdrawal of half of the member clubs proposed on Tuesday.
The six English clubs – Manchester City, Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United, Tottenham and Chelsea – have all confirmed their withdrawals.
Their departure leaves Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Juventus, Milan and Inter to continue.
“Despite the announced departure of the English clubs, forced to take such decisions due to the pressure exerted on them, we are convinced that our proposal is fully aligned with European laws and regulations as demonstrated today by a decision justice to protect the Super League from the third. party actions, ”the European Super League said in a statement.
“Given the current circumstances, we will reconsider the most appropriate steps to reshape the project, always keeping in mind our goals to provide supporters with the best possible experience while improving solidarity payments for the entire football community. “
The European Super League statement also recalled that “the current status quo in European football must change”. He said the current European system “does not work”.
The project has been widely condemned by supporters, players, coaches, federations and national governments since its initial announcement on Sunday.