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UEFA sticks to its points against European Super League project!

Following its announcement yesterday on the so-called ‘Super League’ project and the respective compliance measures UEFA has taken, UEFA reaffirms its view that it has always acted in accordance with not only its Statutes and Regulations, but also with EU law, the European Convention on Human Rights and Swiss law …

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ECA Executive Board accepts Clubs’ requests to retain ECA membership!

Following the receipt by the European Club Association of specific requests asking the ECA Board to consider the withdrawal of their previous resignation requests of April 2021, the ECA Executive Board has agreed that the following clubs will retain their ECA ordinary membership for the current 2019-23 ECA membership cycle: …

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Rebel clubs welcome European Super League judgement!

FC Barcelona, Juventus FC, and Real Madrid CF welcome yesterday’s Court’s decision enforcing, with immediate effect, UEFA’s obligation to unwind the actions taken against all European Super League founding clubs, including terminating the disciplinary proceedings against the undersigning three clubs and removing the penalties and restrictions imposed on the remaining …

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LaLiga join UEFA and FIFA in European Super League lawsuit!

LaLiga have decided to appear in the proceedings no.150/2021 brought before the 17th Commercial Court of Madrid with regard to the lawsuit filed by the organisation representing the European Super League against UEFA and FIFA. This intervention by LaLiga has been requested both in the precautionary measures and in the …

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Shareholders approve rules to further protect the Premier League!

At the Premier League’s Annual General Meeting yesterday, Shareholders discussed a range of matters and recommitted to build on the collective of all 20 clubs to benefit the wider game. Following Wednesday’s agreement between the Premier League, The FA and the six clubs involved in the proposals to form a …

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UEFA’s Disciplinary proceedings temporarily suspended against FC Barcelona, Juventus FC & Real Madrid!

UEFA takes note of the decision taken today by the independent UEFA Appeals Body to temporarily suspend the disciplinary proceedings that had been opened against FC Barcelona, Juventus FC and Real Madrid CF for a potential violation of UEFA’s legal framework in connection with the so-called ‘Super League’ project. UEFA …

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Six Premier League clubs involved in European Super League plans agree to hefty fines!

The six clubs involved in proposals to form a European Super League have today, June 9 acknowledged once again that their actions were a mistake, and have reconfirmed their commitment to the Premier League and the future of the English game. They have wholeheartedly apologised to their fans, fellow clubs, …

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FC Barcelona, Juventus FC & Real Madrid react to UEFA opening disciplinary action!

FC Barcelona, Juventus FC and Real Madrid CF wish to express their absolute rejection of the insistent coercion that UEFA has been maintaining towards three of the most relevant institutions in the history of football. This alarming attitude constitutes a flagrant breach of the decision of the courts of justice, …

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Bayern Munich crowned world’s strongest Football Brand as ESL fallout damages Europe’s Elite!

The failed European Super League (ESL) project has dented the brand strength of the 12 founding clubs and knocked over €600 million off their total brand value, according to the latest Brand Finance Football 50 report, which ranks the top 50 most valuable and strongest football club brands in the …

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FC Barcelona, Juventus FC & Real Madrid issue joint statement on European Super League!

In relation to the statement released by UEFA on the 7th May in respect of the Super League and the position taken by 9 of its founding clubs, Fútbol Club Barcelona, Juventus and Real Madrid Club de Fútbol state the following: (i) The founding clubs have suffered, and continue to …

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