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European Premier League: talks held over lucrative breakaway competition

Banking giant JP Morgan asked to seek finance for new leagueFifa dismissive, Uefa opposes plan for ‘boring’ formatPlans for a lucrative breakaway European Premier League involving top English clubs that would supersede the Champions League have been re…

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Champions League ‘final eight’ mini-tournament may return from 2024

Single-country one-leg format was success, says UefaEuropa League could have same finale after current TV dealUefa says a ‘final eight’ will be considered as a way to round off the Champions League and Europa League from 2024.The single-country one-leg…

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Return of national service gives us a little of what we’ve been missing | Jonathan Liew

A confusing 18-month international tournament is a welcome sign of normality returning during the pandemicIt’s here: the second wave. A modified, mutated and more complex strain of the first, sweeping across an unprepared continent with devastating spe…

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Manchester City chairman says he holds no grudge against Uefa over ban

City won appeal against Uefa’s two-year ban for FFP breachesKhaldoon al-Mubarak: ‘Life is too short to carry grudges’Manchester City’s chairman, Khaldoon al-Mubarak, has said there is no grudge against Uefa after the club’s successful appeal against a …

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‘More exciting’: single-game format in Champions League may stay, says Uefa president – video

Uefa president Aleksander Ceferin has said that the single-game format used in the Champions League this year could be set to stay. Ceferin said that the knockout ties have been ‘more exciting’. The format was changed to allow the competition to be com…

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Scrapping two-legged ties could be future of Champions League, says Uefa

President Aleksander Ceferin: ‘More exciting matches for sure’Bayern and PSG to contest final in Lisbon on Sunday eveningUefa president Aleksander Ceferin says the single-game knockout format, used in the Champions League this year from the quarter-fin…

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Wolves must cut squad if they qualify for Europe after FFP breach

European squad to be trimmed by two in 2020-21 or 2021-22Uefa also tells club to pay fine that could hit €600,000Wolves will be forced to play with a depleted squad if they qualify for Europe next season, after being found in breach of financial fair p…

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Travel bans could force clubs to drop out of European competition, says Uefa

New rule applies to qualifying rounds next seasonHome team must inform Uefa of travel restrictionsCoronavirus travel bans could force clubs to drop out of European competition, according to Uefa.With the final stages of the 2019-20 Europa League and Ch…

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Travel bans could force clubs to drop out of European competition, says Uefa

New rule applies to qualifying rounds next seasonHome team must inform Uefa of travel restrictionsCoronavirus travel bans could force clubs to drop out of European competition, according to Uefa.With the final stages of the 2019-20 Europa League and Ch…

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Der Spiegel claims new Manchester City emails cast doubt on Cas verdict

New ‘leaked’ emails relate to City’s sponsorship by EtihadClub refuse to comment on emails but have denied wrongdoing The German magazine Der Spiegel has published new “leaked” emails relating to Manchester City’s past sponsorships by Abu Dhabi state c…

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Napoli president questions decision to play Champions League tie in Barcelona

Aurelio De Laurentiis says Spain ‘acting like nothing is wrong’Catalonia president has warned region may face new lockdownThe president of Napoli has cast doubt over his team’s Champions League fixture in Barcelona, claiming Spanish authorities are “ac…

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Mansour’s payments and a U-turn by Uefa: key Manchester City findings | David Conn

Court of arbitration for sport judgment also finds no Uefa bias and shows why an alleged FFP breach was unsubstantiatedManchester City themselves acknowledged that the club’s owner, Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed al-Nahyan of the Abu Dhabi ruling family, did…

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Verdict that kept Manchester City in Europe delivers some glancing blows

Cas judgment outlines reasons for finding in favour of City, but shows the club’s case wasn’t as ‘irrefutable’ as it made outSo Manchester City’s hierarchy won the war they waged furiously against European football’s governing body Uefa, but the realit…

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Cas releases its reasons for overturning Manchester City’s Europe ban

Judgment rules that much of Uefa’s case was ‘time-barred’Cas panel chairman Rui Botica Santos recommended by CityThe findings that led to Uefa’s club financial control body (CFCB) deciding that Manchester City were guilty of a “serious breach” of finan…

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Cas releases its reasons for overturning Manchester City’s Europe ban

Judgment rules that much of Uefa’s case was ‘time-barred’Cas panel chairman Rui Botica Santos recommended by CityThe findings that led to Uefa’s club financial control body (CFCB) deciding that Manchester City were guilty of a “serious breach” of finan…

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‘A bad day for football’: managers hit out over Man City appeal verdict – video

José Mourinho and Jürgen Klopp have strongly criticised the court of arbitration for sport’s ruling over Manchester City, with Tottenham’s manager describing the outcome as ‘disgraceful’ and his Liverpool counterpart calling it ‘a bad day for foot…

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Guardiola says Manchester City ‘should be apologised to’ after Cas verdict

Manager hits back at rivals after Klopp and Mourinho commentsGuardiola: ‘People say we cheated and were lying, many times’Pep Guardiola has claimed the quashing of Manchester City’s European ban was “a good day for football” and that Liverpool, Manches…

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Mourinho and Klopp hit out over Manchester City appeal verdict

Tottenham manager calls the Cas decision ‘disgraceful’Klopp says ruling could clear way for breakaway leagueJosé Mourinho and Jürgen Klopp have strongly criticised the court of arbitration for sport’s ruling over Manchester City, with Tottenham’s manag…

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Manchester City decision does not mean end of Financial Fair Play | David Conn

Uefa quick to reaffirm its commitment to system it maintains has overwhelmingly improved European football’s financesIn the immediate reaction to the court of arbitration for sport quashing Manchester City’s two-year Champions League ban, there was a v…

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Manchester City decision does not mean end of Financial Fair Play | David Conn

Uefa quick to reaffirm its commitment to system it maintains has overwhelmingly improved European football’s financesIn the immediate reaction to the court of arbitration for sport quashing Manchester City’s two-year Champions League ban, there was a v…