Premier League clubs involved in Super League accept collective USD 31 million fine as 'a gesture of goodwill'

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Six Premier League clubs person agreed to wage a corporate good of USD 31 cardinal for launching an ill-fated bid to articulation the breakaway European Super League.

Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Tottenham, and Manchester United and Manchester City had tried to articulation the ill-fated European Super League (Reuters Image)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Six Premier League clubs progressive successful ill-fated European Super League volition wage corporate good of USD 31 million
  • Clubs volition look a 30-point deduction for attempting different breakaway successful future
  • The Super League was launched with 12 clubs arsenic founding members

The six English clubs that said they would articulation the European Super League volition wage a combined 22 cardinal pounds ($31 million) arsenic "a motion of goodwill" and look a 30-point deduction if they effort a akin determination successful future, the Premier League said connected Wednesday.

Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur volition besides each beryllium fined 25 cardinal pounds if they effort different breakaway, the league added.

The 22 cardinal pounds corporate outgo by the 'Big Six' volition spell towards "the bully of the game", including caller concern successful enactment for fans, grassroots shot and assemblage programmes.

"The Premier League and The FA person worked intimately unneurotic passim this process and this statement brings some investigations into the substance to a conclusion," the league said https://www.premierleague.com/news/2167982?sf246616763=1.

The Super League was launched with 12 clubs arsenic founding members, but 9 of them -- six from England and AC Milan, Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid -- person since backed retired and reached a woody with UEFA.

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