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IT IS OFFICIAL: The teams of the Premier League abandon the Superliga

Published:20/04/2021 - 22:59h

Updated:21/04/2021 - 16:19h

The pressures against the Superliga seem to be surrendering fruits. The members of the "big six" of the Premier him communication to the rest of the members that abandon the project

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The teams of the Premier League abandoned the project afterwards of a lot of pressures in England and, of agreement to MundoDeportivo, like this did it to him know in a prinicipio to the Barça, to the Real Madrid, to the Athletic, to the Milan, to the Inter and to the Juventus in the meeting that sustain tonight

The Tottenham, the Liverpool, the Arsenal, Chelsea, the Manchester City and the Manchester United were the English teams that appeared in the list of clubs founders of said tournament that is in a critical point after these have decided to do to a side afterwards that his fans protested against the Superliga. In fact, the 'citizens' announced it publicly in a communiqué.

"The Manchester City Football Club can confirm that it has promulgado formally the procedures to withdraw of the group that develops plans for a Superliga European", announced the combined of the "citizens" in a communiqué without giving greater information. Other English teams already made public his retreat in Twitter:

"Like result to listen it to you and to the community of football in general during the last days, withdraw us of the Superliga proposed. We committed an error and excuse thus", expressed the Arsenal.

"We can confirm that we have initiated formally the procedures to withdraw us of the group that develops proposed for a Superliga European", can read in the networks of the Tottenham.

"The Liverpool Football Club can confirm that our participation in the plans proposed to form a Superliga European has been descontinuada", aifmró the referred combined English.

"We will not participate in the Superliga European" announced the Manchester United. The only that still would not do official his exit is Chelsea, the one who in his social networks still does not do any publication with regard to the subject.

A strong boycott

The boycott in England has been so strong that the clubs founders have not known to hold the hit. No alone fans have showed his disconformidad. Players, like Milner or Henderson, trainers like Klopp and Guardiola refused the proposal, between many others of which would remain by out.

Boris Johnson, the Premier League, the FA and the 14 clubs of the first English division already were joined to the boycott against the Superliga, something that seems to have worked. The pressure has been so strong that Ed Woodward has had to present his resignation to the charge of vice-president of the Manchester United afterwards to little more than a day to have formed said competition. Now it will have to see which sucede with the rest of the teams, in which only they would remain the Barça, the Madrid, the Athletic, the Milan, the Juventus and the Inter.

And the Barcelona?

If the Barcelona takes the decision to go of the Superliga is something that is still for seeing , since TV3 has revealed that the directive of the picture culé could go out of the tournament by means of a clause signed in March by the president of the club, Joan Laporta, the one who a day after proclaiming winning of the elections to the presidency, would have given can to the partners so that they are those who decide if they want that the combined Catalan remain in said tournament.

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