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newsfootball19 days ago

Will be no Super League project for at least 10 years, asserts Aleksandar Ceferin

UEFA President Aleksandar Ceferin believes that it will be at least 10 years before something similar to the Super League is created again. The breakaway league was founded by 12 of Europe's biggest sides but suspended after nine of their founders opted to withdraw from the competition.
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newsfootball23 days ago

Super League | UEFA opens disciplinary proceedings against Juventus, Real Madrid and Barcelona

UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus over their attempts to launch a breakaway Super League. An ambitious project founded by the 12 top clubs of Europe, the Super League was suspended soon after with nine out of their twelve founders withdrawing.
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newsfootballa month ago

UEFA confirm that Porto’s Estádio do Dragão will be venue for Champions League final

UEFA have confirmed that the venue for the Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea has been moved to Porto’s Estádio do Dragão. The 2020/21 season’s curtain raiser was set to take place at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium but the worsening Covid-19 situation in Istanbul changed that.
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newsfootballa month ago

Super League | UEFA open disciplinary investigation against Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus

In a statement, UEFA have confirmed that they have opened a disciplinary investigation to look into Real Madrid, Juventus and Barcelona’s involvements in the Super League. The breakaway league was created by twelve founding clubs from across Europe’s big five leagues but was suspended soon after.
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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | UEFA considering London and Lisbon as alternatives for Champions league final

According to ESPN, the venue for the Champions League final could be moved to either London or Lisbon owing to the worsening Covid-19 situation in Istanbul. Manchester City and Chelsea face each other on May 29th with the possibility of the curtain closer being held in England at Wembley Stadium.
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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | UEFA to decide whether to move Champions League final to Wembley

According to the BBC, UEFA are set to meet with the UK government and the Football Association in order to discuss potential options for moving the Champions League final. This comes after the British government placed Turkey on their red list which could force both teams to quarantine upon arrival.
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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Champions League final very likely to be moved from Istanbul over COVID restrictions

According to ESPN, Manchester City and Chelsea’s Champions League final could be moved from Istanbul after the UK government placed Turkey on its travel red list. The two sides were set to face each other on May 29th with 8000 travelling fans reportedly set to attend but things have changed now.
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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | UEFA propose European competition ban for twelve Super League founders

According to ESPN, UEFA are planning on taking severe disciplinary actions against the 12 clubs that founded the European Super League. This comes in lieu of the negative response to the creation of a unilateral breakaway Super League by 12 of Europe’s biggest sides which was later suspended.
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newsfootballa month ago

UEFA confirm that teams will be allowed 26 player squad instead of usual 23

In a statement, UEFA have confirmed that they have increased the squad limits from the standard 23 to 26-player squads for the postponed Euro 2020 in order to help lessen the load. This comes in light of the congested schedule that the 2020/21 season has placed on players, with many struggling.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Remaining clubs have to decide if they are Super League or European club, asserts Aleksander Ceferin

In light of reports that the Spanish and Italian clubs haven’t left the Super League, Aleksander Ceferin has asked them to decide on their allegiance. This comes after all six English clubs confirmed that they had left the Super League with Atletico Madrid and Inter Milan following their footsteps.
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