European Super League: The “Big Six” of the Premier League agree to join the new league
Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham are among the 12 clubs that have agreed to join the new European Super League (ESL).
In a seismic game in favor of European football, Premier League clubs will join AC Milan, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona, Inter Milan, Juventus and Real Madrid.
ESL said the founding clubs have agreed to set up a “new week-long competition” and that the start of the season is “starting as soon as possible”.
He also predicted that “three other clubs will meet” during the escape.
Manchester United president Joel Glazer will be the vice-president of the Super League.
He said: “By bringing together the world’s biggest clubs and players to play with each other throughout the season, the Super League will open a new chapter for European football, ensuring global competition and facilities and greater funding for the wide football pyramid.”
Boris Johnson is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Uefa and the Premier League he condemned the move when he learned of it on Sunday.
More to follow.