Uefa acknowledges peaceful relations with several Super League rebel groups
The European football governing body has concluded a peace deal with a number of clubs in the background adaptive testing Establishing a separate Super League last month, an idea that also gives its power to some of the most powerful teams in the contract.
Uefa got a chance to “get back on track” with nine clubs on Friday night, opening the way for them to continue playing in European competitions with little penalty.
The clubs also include six English Premier League clubs – Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United – as well as AC Milan, Inter Milan and Atlético Madrid.
But the most powerful Super League fans – real Madrid, FC Barcelona and Juventus – have refused to accept the deal, prompting Uefa to threaten retaliation.
The toughest penalty Uefa weighs on is a two-year ban from the Champions League, the highest competition in Europe, where € 2bn is shared between participating clubs each season.
The peace deal, in the legal leagues that have agreed to “abstain from participation” with the organizers of the Super League, comes after a heated debate between football reformers to end the crisis last month in which the top 12 clubs announced their entry. participate in a new international competition in which they will be given a permanent place.
The concept represented the necessary breathing and design of the “pyramid” of the world’s most popular sports. But the file for the system collapsed a few days later he faced fierce opposition from fans, players and politicians.
A few weeks later, Uefa and others football governing bodies seek assurance from the rebel parties that the Super League will not rise again in the future.
“The clubs are aware of their shortcomings and have taken action to show their commitment and commitment to European football,” said Aleksander Ceferin, President of Uefa. “The same cannot be said for clubs that continue to participate in the so-called Super League and Uefa will cooperate with clubs afterwards.”
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The alliance requires the clubs to “do their utmost” to sever ties with the “company set up to form the Super League”, and to remove all charges for which the league was established.
The move is aimed at dissolving the Spanish company that ran the Super League, which the clubs signed construction contracts. Uefa also seeks to prevent lawsuits related to a lawsuit filed by Super League clubs in court in Spain, designed to prevent the authorities from closing down the competition.
The Uefa peace deal also includes minor penalties in nine clubs, including a refund of 5% of the money they would have earned since one season in European competitions.
The clubs have also agreed to pay a fine of 100m if they want to take part in an illegal competition and pay € 15m to support the youth and football.