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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Proposals for European Super League being discussed after COVID-19 impact

According to the Guardian, the impact of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has forced Europe’s top clubs to look into the proposals for a potential European Super League with more seriousness. This comes despite FIFA’s, and the six confederations, statement that where they publicly rejected the move.
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newsfootballa month ago

Think we’ll be able to have full stands for Euro 2020 in summer, admits Aleksander Ceferin

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin believes that the Euro 2020, that will be held in the summer, could have full-stadiums despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the world. The Euro 2020 is set to be played across Europe, becoming the first to be staged across an entire continent.
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newsfootball6 months ago

One-legged ties could be Champions League and Europa League’s future, admits Aleksander Ceferin

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has confessed that in light of the reception to the single-leg knockout ties this season, UEFA could look to implement it permanently in the future. The coronavirus pandemic forced UEFA to change the format of their competition in order to end the season on time.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Only two clubs seriously discussed forming closed super league, admits Alexander Ceferin

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has admitted that there were only two clubs that seriously discussed forming a closed super league for elite clubs. Before the coronavirus pandemic hit the world, there were talks around Europe about the formation of a closed European super league.
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newsfootball8 months ago

UEFA delighted to resume competitions, but still uncertain on when fans can return

The UEFA is still unsure of when fans can be allowed inside stadiums even though the governing body is delighted to resume their competitions once again. The Champions League will resume after a four-month gap following the Covid-19 outbreak, with the final to be played on August 23, in Lisbon.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Champions League and Europa League to return in August in 'final eight' format

After a meeting held on Wednesday, UEFA have confirmed that the Champions League and the Europa League will return to action in August but in a brand new format to cope with the break. The competitions had to be postponed over the coronavirus with the location for both finals also shifted.
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newsfootball9 months ago

Football with fans will come back very soon, asserts Aleksander Ceferin

UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin has revealed that football with fans will be back soon and feels that nothing is going to change forever. Football across Europe has been suspended in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak but the major European leagues are slowly finding their footing over a restart.
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newsfootball9 months ago

Looking to end Champions League and Europa League in August, proclaims Aleksander Ceferin

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has claimed that they are looking to finishing the European season, including UEFA competitions, by August at the latest. The global COVID-19 pandemic has forced the world to come to a halt but slowly, and steadily, the footballing world is returning to normal.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Reports | UEFA proposal could have the Champions League final played on August 29th

European football's governing body UEFA are working on a potential plan that could see them have the Champions League final take place on August 29th. Both the Europa League and the Champions League finals have been postponed over the COVID-19 pandemic with no potential restart in sight.
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newsfootballa year ago

No scenario where Liverpool don’t lift Premier League title, admits Aleksander Ceferin

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has confessed that there are no scenarios where Liverpool does not win the Premier League title if the season resumes. The Reds needed six points to lift their first league title in thirty years before the COVID-19 pandemic caused the world to come to a standstill.
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