Failed Football Deal Investors Wanted to Make €6.1 Billion with Super League

The men behind the ill-fated Super League considered just about every aspect of the multibillion-euro deal – except how fans and players would react.
Chelsea fans last Tuesday in London: "It is not a sport if success is guaranteed or if it doesn’t matter when you lose.”

Chelsea fans last Tuesday in London: "It is not a sport if success is guaranteed or if it doesn’t matter when you lose.”

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DER SPIEGEL 17/2021
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Salary caps, live broadcast rights for clubs, litigation: These clauses are in the secret founding contract of the Super League
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Salary caps, live broadcast rights for clubs, litigation: These clauses are in the secret founding contract of the Super League

"We made a mistake, and we apologize for it."

Statement from FC Arsenal