A joint announcement made by a group of European football clubs (six teams from England, three from Spain and three from Italy) about the launch of “Super League”, an exclusive elite league competition with the Champions’ League, which has sparked an outcry within the European football community.
UEFA and several national federations denounced this “skeptical” scheme and threatened to exclude teams including their players from the Super League.
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