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newsfootballan hour ago

European Super League suspended after all six English clubs pull out

The European Super League was suspended in the late hours of Tuesday night amidst severe backlash. This comes after six English ‘founding members’ confirmed that they had initiated proceedings to leave the Super League with reports indicating that the other six clubs are set to do the same.
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newsfootballa day ago

European Super League | We are doing this to save football at this critical moment, asserts Florentino Perez

Super League chairman Florentino Perez has revealed that the 12 clubs are doing this to save football in what has been a torrid financial year for football. The financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic has been well documented with clubs from all walks of life losing out on a lot of income.
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featurefootball2 days ago

There is a war raging on for football’s soul and it looks like football is losing

A normal Monday, for most people, is boring and marks the end of the weekend. For football fans and people who work in football, it’s the day after a great or terrible weekend. Either way, it’s a non-eventful day with little to nothing worth reading or watching. That all changed on April 19 2021.
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newsfootball2 days ago

Premier League’s ‘big six’ confirm they’ve signed up to European Super League

In a statement released today, twelve clubs from across Europe’s big five leagues have confirmed that they created and joined a newly formed European Super League. The creation of said league has been touted for many years and has finally come to fruition with 12 clubs joining hands as founders.
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newsfootball8 days ago

Florentino Perez has been re-elected as Real Madrid president until 2025

Florentino Perez has been once again re-elected as president of Real Madrid, following a meeting of the club’s electoral board early on Tuesday with the club confirming the news. The 74-year-old automatically took the reins of the Spanish side for a sixth term until 2025 after he ran unopposed.
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newsfootballa month ago

Door is open if Real Madrid want to renew my contract beyond 2022 expiry, reveals Karim Benzema

Karim Benzema confirmed that he is more than open to staying at Real Madrid beyond his current deal which expires at the end of the 2021/22 season. The Los Blancos have several contractual issues with Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric, and many others all entering the final months of their deals.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Real Madrid confirm Florentino Perez testing positive for COVID-19

In a statement, Real Madrid have confirmed that president Florentino Perez has tested positive for the coronavirus and has been placed in self-isolation. The Los Blancos president is an influential member with him transforming the way the Santiago Bernabeu side has done over the last decade.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Don’t under why Karim Benzema doesn’t play for France, asserts Florentino Perez

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has admitted that he is bemused at the fact why Karim Benzema doesn’t play for the French national team despite thriving for Real Madrid. The 33-year-old has flourished over the last five years for Real Madrid winning numerous trophies and accolades.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports | Real Madrid and Sergio Ramos yet to come to an agreement over contract extension

Spanish news outlet Marca has reported that Real Madrid and captain Sergio Ramos are yet to come to any sort of agreement on the Spaniard’s new contract extension. The 34-year-old is on the last six months of his current deal at the Santiago Bernabeu and has been linked with a move away from Spain.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Football needs new formulas to make it stronger and must face new times, asserts Florentino Perez

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has admitted that the football world needs a boost and then backed a reform of the European football calendar with new formulas to make it better. This is in lieu of a European Super League which has been mooted as a replacement for the Champions League.
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