Fans groups, including those from Manchester United and Arsenal, said in an open letter to ECA chairman and Juventus boss Andrea Agnelli that the plans to restructure the Champions League "present a serious threat to the entire game".
"A European Super League will undermine the appeal of the whole game, and have a deeply damaging impact on the immediate and future prospects of the Premier League and its member clubs, and all those in football who rely on our funding and solidarity to prosper". I've been calling for 12 months as part of another group for an independent regulator to bring checks in place to stop this happening. They are imposters, the owners of this club, the owners of Liverpool, the owners of Chelsea, the owners of Manchester City are nothing to do with football in this country. "It's just pure greed". Known as the "Swiss Model", the proposed new Champions League format would dissolve the current eight-group format into one large group, weighted by seeding, where each team would play 10 group games. Why would you even want to challenge the Champions League?
Liverpool Football Club can confirm that we have joined Europe's leading clubs in agreeing to form a new competition, the European Super League. "Deduct points off them all - to do it during a season, it's a joke".
An August start with clubs participating in two groups of ten, playing home and away fixtures, with the top three in each group automatically qualifying for the quarter finals. Obviously, we've heard nothing from Federation Internationale de Football Association yet but it doesn't sound good, let's hope they stop it in its tracks because it is just pure greed.
Secret talks have been taking place for years about generating a bigger prize pot for the biggest teams in Europe, but a plan has accelerated since last autumn. "It's an absolute disgrace".
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The identity of the shooter and their motive is not yet known. "It stains our character and pierces the very soul of our nation". Although Sikhs began settling in IN more than 50 years ago, the first gurdwara was established in 1999.
Fans all over love the competition as it is, ' he said.
"More to the point, it is driven exclusively by greed. the only ones who to stand to gain are hedge funds, oligarchs, and a handful of already wealthy clubs, many of which perform poorly in their own domestic leagues despite their inbuilt advantage".
The news emerged a day ahead of UEFA's executive committee meeting, at which plans for future 36-team Champions League competitions were expected to be confirmed by European football's governing body.
"European Leagues, La Liga have been preparing and they will get their answer".
In France, where Qatari-backed behemoth Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly refused overtures to join the money-spinning breakaway competition, Macron said the proposal "threatened the principle of sporting merit".
The United Kingdom government also commented on the plans, with culture minister Olivier Dowden saying: "Football supporters are the heartbeat of our national sport and any major decisions made should have their backing".