Between the latest reforms of the Champions League and the Superleague project, which regularly brings to the surface, the advent of European football and the question. In any case, at the level of sports equality. On Monday, when UEFA representatives attended a meeting of the European Clubs Association (ECA) board, The Athletic inform yourself that the European court is in the process of concluding an agreement with certain grands clubs européens to guarantee their places in the Ligue des Champions, you did not import the ranking at the end of the season.
In fact, the main European clubs and UEFA are about to find a way to play C1 in two teams that would not qualify via their leagues, but have a good European history. If the deal had been found this year, Manchester United, AS Roma – see Olympique Lyonnais – could have competed in C1 to start a performance-based ranking in UEFA course competitions. from the previous five seasons.
Champions League reform worries
A reform that is obviously criticized by syndicats et les ligues nationales, therefore, the importance of Championnats nationaux would have diminished when the draft Superleague had time for this reason. “It simply came to our notice then. The proposed format is a bit more complex, which is the current model, the more it will be more competitive and passionate, and I think it will be good for the competitive balance. It’s a league system that I think is much more interesting than the current system. “However, UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin justified himself.
It remains to be seen what this new reform of the Ligue des Champions, which ensures better competitiveness, has to offer. Always according The Athletic, Ceferin would like to be able to announce next that an agreement for this new format of the Champions League has been finalized this Wednesday. As a reminder, this will allow the new month in Ligue 1 to have four qualifying places for the new C1 with 36 teams.