Real Madrid President Florentino Perez stated that these 12 founding clubs will continue to sign football contracts with the European Super League (ESL), which means that although most people have already indicated to do so, members We will not be able to leave the company.
The president of the Spanish club and the number one leader of ESL, discussed this in an interview with the Spanish sports daily AS after the initiative announced on Monday was widely attacked. In principle, there are only 12 founding teams Real and Barcelona.
The fact is that the club can’t withdraw, and some of them certainly have to say under pressure, but this project or a project very similar to it will be realized.I hope in the near future Perez said.
From Sunday to Monday, it was announced plans to form a 20-team UEFA Super League. Among the founders are six English-speaking clubs and three Italian and Spanish clubs. He has also met with widespread opposition to the sports world and the European Union (UEFA). Fan groups also criticized the planned series.
Thereafter, on Tuesday night, Manchester City announced for the first time that they would withdraw from the show, followed by Chelsea at dawn on Wednesday, and then Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur also withdrew from the game.
With the resignations of Atletico Madrid and Inter Milan on Wednesday afternoon and Juventus and AC Milan announced the uncertainty of the league’s future, only FC Barcelona and Real Madrid will become official members of the Super League. The club plans to have 15 Permanent participant.
Perez, 74, also denied that the US investment bank JP Morgan Chase, which is preparing to support the alliance with 3.5 billion euros, will withdraw from the project.
The sports manager said: “That’s not true. They didn’t leave either. They asked for time to react like 12 clubs. If it needs to be changed, we will change it.”
He thinks that either create this series or destroy the club.
Florentino Perez said: “The association will revolt because only state-funded clubs can survive, or clubs with multi-million dollar owners for entertainment. For them, in a season Losing hundreds of millions of euros will not be a problem.”.