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'A snake': Juventus president Andrea Agnelli's cut-throat football politics cause uproar
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'A snake': Juventus president Andrea Agnelli's cut-throat football politics cause uproar

Investors seemed to agree with Andrea Agnelli's move over European Super League, with Juventus shares soaring 18% in trading Monday on the Milan stock exchange.

'Impossible' to kick Real Madrid out of Champions League, says club president and ESL chief Florentino Perez
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'Impossible' to kick Real Madrid out of Champions League, says club president and ESL chief Florentino Perez

Florentino Perez said no club will be thrown out of the Champions League for joining a proposed European Super League.

Premier League: Liverpool and Leeds United share spoils amid Super League protests
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Premier League: Liverpool and Leeds United share spoils amid Super League protests

The Reds opened the scoring before the interval through Sadio Mane only for Diego Llorente to equalise with his first Leeds goal, a header from a corner, three minutes from time.

AFC Champions League 2021: Optimistic FC Goa face acid test against group leaders Persepolis FC
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AFC Champions League 2021: Optimistic FC Goa face acid test against group leaders Persepolis FC

Persepolis FC were the runners-up in AFC Champions League the last season.

European Super League: UK threatens to invoke legal powers against breakaway League
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European Super League: UK threatens to invoke legal powers against breakaway League

Britain's government vowed on Monday to do "whatever it takes" to protect football, raising the possibility of invoking competition law to block a proposed new European Super League by breakaway clubs

European Super League: Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur fans in rare agreement in condemning breakaway league
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European Super League: Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur fans in rare agreement in condemning breakaway league

Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur fans enjoy a fierce rivalry but the announcement of the European Super League achieved the rare feat of uniting them virtually as one in condemning it.

UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin says Super League players could be banned from playing for national teams
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UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin says Super League players could be banned from playing for national teams

Three of the 12 rebels — Chelsea, Manchester City and Real Madrid — are scheduled to play in the Champions League semi-finals next week. Two more, Manchester United and Arsenal, are in the Europa League semi-finals.

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel backs club to make 'right decisions' amid Super League fury
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Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel backs club to make 'right decisions' amid Super League fury

Branded as a cynical money-grab and already triggering threats of legal action and bans, the Super League is one of the most explosive stories in football history.

AFC Champions League 2021: FC Goa deserve to play in tournament, says Persepolis FC head coach
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AFC Champions League 2021: FC Goa deserve to play in tournament, says Persepolis FC head coach

The Indian club is not only technically sound but the players are mentally tough as well, according to Golmohammadi,

European Super League: Rage against breakaway league is muffled by our cheers
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European Super League: Rage against breakaway league is muffled by our cheers

Even if this plan stumbles, the concept will be back, sooner rather than later, in some vaguely modified form. A superleague is, in effect, inevitable; European football has been drifting, inexorably, to this point for years.

European Super League organisers inform FIFA, UEFA of legal action to force breakaway competition
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European Super League organisers inform FIFA, UEFA of legal action to force breakaway competition

The letter was sent by the group of English, Spanish and Italian clubs to FIFA President Gianni Infantino and UEFA counterpart Aleksander Ceferin saying the Super League has already been underwritten by funding of 4 billion euros ($5.5 billion) from a financial institution.

European Super League is not about football, fans or more high-quality games; it's purely about the bottomline of elite clubs
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European Super League is not about football, fans or more high-quality games; it's purely about the bottomline of elite clubs

At the very onset, it should be made clear that European Super League is not about the football or competitive football or fans. This is about the $$$. And a lot of it.

British media blasts Premier League clubs for leading European Super League breakaway
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British media blasts Premier League clubs for leading European Super League breakaway

The British media were quick to turn their guns on the greed-motivated owners of the Premier League teams involved.

At least two French clubs set to feature in planned European Super League, says report
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At least two French clubs set to feature in planned European Super League, says report

The absence of French and German teams is notable, despite Bayern Munich and Qatar-owned Paris Saint-Germain reaching last season's Champions League final.

Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur sack manager Jose Mourinho
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Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur sack manager Jose Mourinho

Tottenham have said that former player and club's academy coach Ryan Mason will take charge of the first team training on Monday.

European Super League: European Commission vice-president says breakaway league threatens continental values
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European Super League: European Commission vice-president says breakaway league threatens continental values

"We must defend a values-driven European model of sport based on diversity and inclusion," EU commissioner Margaritis Schinas said on Twitter after the clubs' announcement.

European Super League: All you need to know about the breakaway football league
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European Super League: All you need to know about the breakaway football league

Twelve major football clubs announced a new European Super League on Monday, breaking away from the UEFA Champions League and prompting an angry response from fans, politicians and their domestic leagues. Here are the main things to know about the new venture.

'Swiss system': More teams, more games, what a reformed UEFA Champions League will look like
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'Swiss system': More teams, more games, what a reformed UEFA Champions League will look like

The changes are essentially all about creating a new format for the group stage, replacing the existing structure in place since 2003.

European Super League: Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher, supporters unions react to announcement
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European Super League: Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher, supporters unions react to announcement

We take a look at some of the reaction to the news of breakaway European Super League by 12 of the biggest clubs.