KARREN BRADY – EXCLUSIVE
Just in case you think the threat of the European Super League has robbed the privilege of a handful of elective football, it hasn’t – hasn’t happened yet.
Uefa, aware of the growing greed of the media named Dirty Dozen, took this into account when they redrawn plans for the Champions League.
Announced a day after the brief Super League coup, their plan accepts the right of dozens of special treatment, giving ‘clubs with the highest club ratings in five years. ‘two places out of 36 in the first round.
This simply means that Leicester are sixth in the Premier League and Spurs are tenth, then Spurs have ‘multipliers’ – a word overall for a good record and a great reputation – passable. .
By the way, Leicester have more Premier League titles than Liverpool and one more than Spurs. Anyone can see this as unfair. There is a further connection to crude bias and, indeed, a suggestion from Uefa that there is a basis for secession.
Not at all. The way to win a spot is to be on the field not by a group of men wearing suits. I watched four out of six people making apologies to their fans and players for being part of a monetization conglomerate and wondering where to apologize to their colleagues. The Premier League, as well as all of our managers, players and fans.