UEFA have strictly warned against Clubs pushing for the materialization of the Super League
On Sunday, 12 top flight teams from the La Liga, Serie A and Premier League announced of their plan to break away from the current UEFA competitions system.
With an aim to establish a more competitive league that would teams be in action every week against other teams.
Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham have all agreed to this motive along with Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona, Juventus, AC Milan and Inter.
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According to UEFA and FIFA, players who partake in the European Super League would no more be part of International games, including the World Cup and Euros.
Speaking via a zoom call, UEFA president, Aleksander Ceferin said; ‘The players who will play in teams that might play in the closed league will be banned from playing in World Cup and Euros.
‘They could not represent national team in any matches.’
In addition, the 53-year-old described the breakaway as a ‘spit’ to faces of football lovers around the world.
‘I cannot stress more strongly at the moment that UEFA and the football world stand together alongside this disgraceful, self-serving project from a select few clubs in Europe fuelled by greed above all else,’ the. said.
‘This idea is a spit in the face of all football lovers and our society as well. We must not let them take it [football] away from us.
‘Not only the football world, but society and governments are united. It’s part of our culture. We are all united against this nonsense of a project.
‘We have the English FA, Spanish Federation, Italian Federation, the Premier League. La Liga, Serie A and FIFA, unanimous in opposition to these cynical plans which are completely against what football should be.
‘The greatest sport is based on open competition, integrity and sporting merit and we will never allow that to change.’
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