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All six Premier League clubs withdraw from European Super League

All six Premier League clubs withdraw from European Super League

London [UK], April 21 (ANI) All six Premier League clubs, involved in the proposed European Super League, have withdrawn from the competition.The competition's announcement on Sunday, made by 12 founding clubs including Manchester City, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham Ho...

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Premier League 'unanimously and vigorously' rejects European Super League plans

Premier League 'unanimously and vigorously' rejects European Super League plans

London [UK], April 21 (ANI): The Premier League has "unanimously and vigorously" rejected the plans for the proposed European Super League and is considering taking action against six clubs from the league who have signed up for the showpiece event.A group of 12 European clubs on Monday confirmed th...

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Super League: Al-Khelaifi vows PSG will remain under UEFA

Super League: Al-Khelaifi vows PSG will remain under UEFA

Berlin, April 20 (IANS) Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has struck a huge blow to the founding clubs in the European Super League by vowing his team will remain playing in UEFA competitions.The French champions and Bayern Munich, who contested last year's Champions League final, wer...

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British lawmakers to use legislative power to prevent Super League

British lawmakers to use legislative power to prevent Super League

London, April 20 (IANS) Lawmakers in Britain's House of Commons were told the government will use its legislative powers to block controversial plans for a breakaway European Super League.Six of Britain's Premier League clubs have joined forces with six other big clubs from Italy and Spain to plan t...

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It's not sport when success is guaranteed: Guardiola on European Super League

It's not sport when success is guaranteed: Guardiola on European Super League

Manchester [UK], April 20 (ANI): Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola feels the new European Super League isn't "fair" and has requested the 12 team owners to make it clear as to why they decided to form a new league."It is not a sport where success is already guaranteed, and it is not a sport when...

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LaLiga boss Tebas hits out at Super League plans of Real Madrid president

LaLiga boss Tebas hits out at Super League plans of Real Madrid president

Madrid [Spain], April 20 (ANI): LaLiga president Javier Tebas has slammed Florentino Perez after the Real Madrid President defended the 12 teams and their plan to launch a new European Super League.A group of 12 European clubs on Monday confirmed their plans to launch a new European Super League. Am...

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Bundesliga hit again as three in Stuttgart go into quarantine

Bundesliga hit again as three in Stuttgart go into quarantine

Stuttgart, April 20 (IANS) Three players from VfB Stuttgart have gone into quarantine as potential contacts in chains of coronavirus infections, the Bundesliga club said on Tuesday.Defender Marcin Kaminski entered a two-week isolation after a positive coronavirus case at his child's nursery while in...

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FIFA prez against Super League; anger, resistance mounts in England

FIFA prez against Super League; anger, resistance mounts in England

London, April 20 (IANS) FIFA president Gianni Infantino has rejected proposals for a breakaway European Super League and threatened the clubs involved with unspecified "consequences".There was "no doubt" in the position of the world football governing body on the matter, Infantino said at the congre...

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FIFA President 'strongly disapproves' creation of European Super League

FIFA President 'strongly disapproves' creation of European Super League

Montreux [Switzerland], April 20 (ANI): FIFA President Gianni Infantino "strongly disapproved" the formation of the European Super League and has alerted the 12 teams involved in the showpiece event to be ready for "consequences".His comments come after a group of 12 European clubs on Monday confirm...

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Bayern and PSG bosses confirmed on UEFA executive committee

Bayern and PSG bosses confirmed on UEFA executive committee

Berlin, April 20 (IANS) Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge was ratified on the UEFA executive committee alongside Paris Saint-Germain chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi as representatives of the European Club Association (ECA) at the congress of the continental ruling body on Tuesday.The duo are of ...

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