Clubs announce creation of European Super League and confirm break with FIFA and UEFA

The competition, which will be chaired by Florentino Pérez, owner of Real Madrid, was made official despite threats from FIFA and UEFA.

In Europe, Twelve of the top clubs came together to create a tournament to be played from August next year, regardless of threats from FIFA and UEFA, who tried to avoid the announcement of the new championship, which will be chaired by Florentino Pérez, also the owner of Real Madrid, one of the participants. The new competition will be called “The Super League”.

In the championship, according to the Tottenham of the Premier League, the “AC Milan, Arsenal FC, Atlético de Madrid, Chelsea FC, FC Barcelona, FC Internazionale Milano, Juventus FC, Liverpool FC, Manchester City, Manchester United, Real Madrid CF and Tottenham Hotspur ”. Three more clubs are planned to join before the inaugural season.

UEFA’s threats ensured that any player who plays the tournament will no longer be able to participate in FIFA or UEFA competitions.In addition, sanctions were mentioned for the clubs involved.

On the Tottenham page it is explained that the tournament will be played with 20 teams, divided into groups of 10 clubs, in addition that 15 will have a fixed positionIn addition, another five will be able to qualify for the competition each year.

The teams involved, represented by Florentino Pérez, will continue in their domestic competitions and only matches will be played during the week, in the tournament that is outside the authority of UEFA and FIFA.

The Tottenham document ensures that each founding club will receive 3,500 million euros for their commitment, and ensure higher incomes than those currently received in European competitions.

“We will help football at all levels and take it to its rightful place in the world. Soccer is the only global sport in the world with more than four billion fans and our responsibility as big clubs is to respond to their wishes ”, declared Florentino Pérez, president of REal Madrid, in the announcement of the founding of The Super League .

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Manchester United celebrate and Arsenal barely tie

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18 Apr 15:44

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Recently qualified for the semi-finals of the Europa League, after their respective victories against Granada (2-0) and Slavia Prague (4-0), Manchester United (2nd) beat Burnley (17th) and Arsenal (9th) 3-1 ) drew 1-1 against Fulham (18th), this Sunday in the 32nd match of the English championship.

With their typical team, United were unable to score in the first half for the first time since December. He opened the scoring just back from the locker room, with a cross from Marcus Rashford that Bruno Fernandes missed for Mason Greenwood (48).

Burnley took advantage of the relaxation of their rival to equalize in a corner through James Tarkowski (50).

Without forcing the machine, the Red Devils prevailed with a new goal from Greenwood (84) and Edinson Cavani (90 + 3), who achieved his eighth goal in this edition of the Premier League.

“It’s fantastic for Mason, two very good goals coming from the left.” He’s maturing all the time. I’m delighted to see it, “said United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who acknowledged the” goal “of winning the Europa League.

This victory, the sixth in a row in the Premier, for the first time since January 2019, reinforces United’s second place, eight points behind leaders Manchester City and ten points ahead of Leicester (3rd).

Now you can start thinking about the semi-finals of the Europa League, against Roma, playing the first leg on April 29.

Despite the loss, Burnley retain a six-point lead in the red zone leading to the second division, with one more game to play.

– Nketiah, golv salvador –

After beating Sheffield United (3-0) and Slavia Prague (4-0), Arsenal broke their streak and even came close to setting a record since 1930, with their ninth home loss of the season, but saved by Edward. Nketiah (90 + 7), who had entered the game at 70 in place of Alexandre Lacazette, injured.

“I’m disappointed and devastated. I think his goal is offside. It’s disappointing, we were so close … It’s painful,” said Fulham manager Scott Parker.

Fulham had taken the lead with a penalty from Josh Maja (59).

Ninth in the championship and far in the race to qualify for European competitions, Arsenal are dependent on a win in the Europa League to return to the Champions League. Play the semifinals against Villarreal.

Fulham, six points from salvation, seems to be heading to the second division, except for a great comeback.

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18 Apr 19:40

Libertad destroyed Cerro Porteño in his new pot, with pure effectiveness and with a decisive Antonio Bareiro, something that is already customary when the rival on duty is the Cyclone. The “Demon” contributed a goal and an assist so that Gumarelo quickly sentenced the lawsuit in Barrio Obrero and retake the leadership of the Apertura tournament again.

The development of the game globally was quite even, but Libertad did not fail in offense practically and before each waste of Cerro, he responded with a goal and ended up sealing a win in Barrio Obrero.

In the first half, both had great chances, mainly with mid-distance shots, since inaccuracies abounded, with a very uncomfortable Cerro due to Gumarelo’s strategic pressure on key men, such as Claudio Aquino and Ángel Cardozo Lucena.

Lucena was precisely the first to warn with a great shot inside the area, but Martín Silva covered in a great way. Libertad responded with a “missile” from Blas Cáceres and little by little it made a better impression than the local in attack.

“Tacuara” Cardozo tried a tremendous shot from a very distant position and Miguel Martínez barely served.

Gumarelo, who was injured after the elimination in the Copa Libertadores, came in the complementary game.

After a good collective move on the left, “Tacuara” assisted with a tremendous quality chest and Héctor “Tito” Villalba, friendly with good play and goals, signed the 1-0 partial.

Libertad punished Cerro very hard, since in the previous one, Mauro Boselli “ate” an incredible goal. Robert Morales overflowed and gave him only in front of the goal, without a goalkeeper, but he screwed up the ball incredibly.

About 10 minutes into the complementary, the preferred perpetrator of Cerro Porteño, Antonio Bareiro, entered.

The demon took just over ten minutes to do his thing and confirm that he is the lord and master of the New Pot. After an overflow from Blas Cáceres and a deflected center, he found a ball inside the area and made it 2-0.

But Bareiro wanted more and to leave his stamp again and in a masterful counterattack, he only attended the boy Julio Enciso, who finally sealed the categorical 3-0.

Libertad thrashed, recovered his motivation and above all, he is once again the leader of the tournament, which he had lost for a day at the hands of Nacional.

Stadium: La Nueva Olla

Referee: Giancarlos Juliadoza

VAR: David Ojeda

Goals: 50 ‘Héctor Villalba, 65’ Antonio Bareiro and 74 ‘Julio Enciso (L)

Admonished: Arzamendia, Giménez, Patiño (CP); Cáceres, Barboza, Cougo, Ferreira (L)

Lineups:

Cerro Porteño: Miguel Martínez; Alberto Espínola, Juan Patiño (72 ‘Juan Patiño), Alexis Duarte and Santiago Arzamendia; Enzo Giménez (56 ‘Mateus Goncalves), Mathías Villasanti, Ángel Cardozo Lucena and Claudio Aquino; Robert Morales and Mauro Boselli (72 ‘Ronaldo Martínez).

Freedom: Martín Silva; Iván Piris, Javier Báez, Alexander Barboza and Ayrton Cougo; Héctor Villalba (58 ‘Matías Espinoza), Daniel Bocanegra, Blas Cáceres and Rodrigo Bogarín (54’ Antonio Bareiro); Julio Enciso (77 ‘Sebastián Ferreira); Oscar Cardozo.

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18 Apr 16:40

COVID-19 hits the health of anyone very hard, even high-level athletes, such as Lucas Barrios, who will have to rest for a while due to the side effects of the disease.

The Paraguayan striker missed the La Plata classic, between his team, Gimnasia y Esgrima and Estudiantes, due to myocarditis detected by the club’s cardiologists, after having twice acquired the COVID-19 virus, which leaves sequelae even in players of football, which in theory have more defenses due to their athletic preparation.

“After cardiological studies, it was found that the player Lucas Barrios suffers from mild myocarditis, of a viral inflammatory nature”, as a result of the reinfection of COVID-19

“The medical recommendations say that I have to stop for a while. It is good that we give the message to people. It is the second time that COVID-19 has caught me, I had antibodies and everything. I live this moment that is not beautiful for anyone “The important thing is slight and I can recover soon,” said Barrios, also leaving a message to the clubs, so that much emphasis is placed on the cardiological part of the athletes.

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Azzaro asked for Pizzi’s resignation and exploded against Matías Rojas: “Racing has the only Paraguayan in history without eggs”

After the 0-5 suffered against River in the Argentine Super Cup, Racing he put together a series of good results but he never finished convincing from the football aspect and during the defeat of The academy in view of Arsenal, a Flavio Azzaro the temperature was rising and although Juan Antonio Pizzi Y Matias Rojas they were his favorite targets, almost no player was spared from criticism.

With regard to Rojas, he had already blanked out on his social networks and on his Crónica TV program that he hated him and this Sunday he again attacked him with different messages from before the match began in Sarandí: “The whore who gave birth to him! It bothers me just to see it! “he wrote alongside a screenshot of the match’s official broadcast. But she did not stop there and before the statistics of her first 50 games in Racing, Azzaro accompanied her with a personal one: “A hundred lost balls in sectors where the rival’s potential goals are”.

“The only Paraguayan in history without eggs is Racing, Matías Rojas”, He finished off his anger against the talented midfielder with a past in Lanús and Defensa y Justicia.

Juan Antonio Pizzi Nor was he saved from the fury of Azzaro, who requested the urgent resignation of DT a day after Racing’s debut in the Copa Libertadores: “He lost to Arsenal, Godoy Cruz, 5-0 in a final against River, he tied with Aldosivi at home being infinitely bottom, never had an idea of ​​the game, papers in Copa Argentina, the players feel that the work of the week is outdated: Cit is accomplished. “

I say it without caring about the result: Víctor Blanco must change to Pizzi today. This project has no direction. You have to look for a DT up to the task. The team is a mess … It’s the worst coach Racing had in recent years. I hope the gilada is not clouded by the classic. The team and the DT are a horror, “he said.

They were also not exempt from the sticks Lucas Orban, Leonel Miranda and Mauricio Martínez. The archer Gabriel Arias placeholder image he is one of the few untouchables and to that approved list, Azzaro added to the youth Juan Cáceres.

This is how it happened, and just one week of euphoria and viral outpouring against Independiente to the anger and impotence for another defeat of a team that still cannot find its best version beyond the results.


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Arsenal beat Racing 2 to 1 at the Julio Grondona stadium – Cba24n

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This Monday the special report “Who is Ramona Bustamante?”

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Through the screens of Canal U, Canal 10 and the Cba24n website, you will be able to meet and discover the life of Ramona Orellano de Bustamante, a 95-year-old woman symbol of the peasant movement that fights against the justice of Dean Funes for an order of eviction.

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The six Premier teams that would have challenged UEFA

Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham have agreed to be part of the new competition. The measure would be a challenge to the new format of the Champions League.

UEFA will announce this Monday the new 36-team format for the Champions League, which will take effect from the 2024 season onwards. In this framework, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham have agreed to join the European Super League., a separatist competition that they plan to start in 2022.

As reported The Times, the Big Six would have made the decision to separate from a deep disagreement with the new planning for the Champions League. Real Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Atlético de Madrid, Juventus, Inter and Milan are others that could join the initiative, while Bayern Munich and PSG rejected the proposal.

The new Super League plan will have the financial backing of JP Morgan and clubs that initially join will be able to win a prize of up to 360 million euros. What’s more, the competition would be composed of 20 teams: 15 permanent and five to be classified annually.

FIFA’S THREAT TO THOSE IN THE SUPERLEAGUE

The mother house of football warned in January, through a statement signed by Gianni Infantino, that it will impose harsh sanctions for footballers or institutions that are part of the new tournament. Players will be excluded from the World Cup and will also not be able to take part in any tournament that is organized by FIFA and the six confederations.: AFC, CAF, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL, OFC and UEFA. That is, they will be excluded from the Copa América, Eurocopa, Champions, Europa League and even the Libertadores and Sudamericana.

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The harsh statement of the Premier League against him imposed on the European Super League

“The Premier League condemns any proposal that violates the principles of open competition and sporting merit that are at the heart of the pyramid of national and European football.

Fans of any club in England and across Europe can currently dream that their team can rise to the top and play against the best. We believe that the concept of a European Super League would destroy this dream.

The Premier League prides itself on hosting a compelling and competitive soccer competition that has made it the most viewed league in the world. Our success has allowed us to make an unparalleled financial contribution to the national soccer pyramid.

A European Super League will undermine the appeal of the entire game and have a profoundly damaging impact on the immediate and future prospects of the Premier League and its member clubs, and all those in football who depend on our funding and solidarity to prosper.

We will work with fans, the FA, EFL, PFA and LMA, as well as other stakeholders, at home and abroad, to uphold the integrity and future prospects of English football in the best interest of the game. “

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IN PROGRESS: Arsenal vs Racing Club, for Date 10 | TyC Sports

Find out live all the incidents of the match between Arsenal vs Racing Club by Date 10 Statistics, goals, fouls, formations and much more. I followed the minute by minute with our live account of the match to be played at 1:30 p.m. at the Estadio Julio Humberto Grondona stadium, in Sarandí on Sunday, April 18, 2021!

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Play goal by Tomás Alejandro Chancalay

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Corner executed by Matías Nicolás Rojas Romero

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United believe in the Premier and Arsenal in Europe

Apr 18, 2021 at 08:00

HONOR

Manchester United is now separated by 11 points from the leadership of the Premier. For weeks England has almost taken it for granted that City will regain the English throne. However, in Manchester not everyone sees it the same.

“We are never going to give up. Never. It’s not in United’s DNA and it doesn’t go through our heads, ”said Solskjaer. in the preview of the weekend, announcing that they still believe in being able to trap their neighbors.

The Red Devils host Burnley this Sunday with the return of Maguire, Shaw and McTominay, who served a penalty against Granada in the Europa League. Rashford, on the other hand, is awaiting a last minute test to see if it arrives. Ahead they will have a Burnley that marks the border of permanence. Sean Dyche has his main doubts in Pope and McNeill, but in their duel last year a reference: they won at Old Trafford.

For its part, Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal host Fulham today at the Emirates Stadium in full knowledge of his latest chance to jump on the European Premier League bandwagon. They arrive with air in their chests after beating Slavia in Prague and getting into the semifinals of the Europa League, where Villarreal awaits.

Therefore the ‘Gunners’ will want to take advantage of the air in the chest to gain momentum and secure a place in continental competitions next season. Otherwise, Winning the Europa League will be an obligation to avoid passing a blank 21/22.

Fulham, on the other hand, arrives with afugias to know themselves in relegation places, long seven points from a hypothetical salvation and with just six days ahead to recover. SCott Parker will put the best he has in the Emirates looking for a win that gives them some peace of mind.

PROBABLE ALIGNMENTS

UNITED-BURNLEYMan. United: Henderson; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw; McTominay, Pogba; Greenwood, Bruno Fernandes, Rashford; Cavani.

Burnley: Pope; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee, Pieters; Gudmunsson, Brownhill, Westwood, McNeill; Wood, Vydra.

Hour: 17:00.

ARSENAL-FULHAMArsenal: Leno; Bellerín, Holding, Marí, Xhaka; Partey, Ceballos; Willian, Smith Rowe, Martinelli; Lacazette.

Fulham: Areola; Aina, Andersen, Adarabioyo; Tete, Lemina, Reed, Robinson; Decordova-Reid, Lookman; Mitrovic.

Hour: 14:30.

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Arsenal – Racing, for the Professional League Cup: day, time, formations and how to watch it online and on TV

The Academy has just won the Avellaneda classic and is preparing for the Libertadores, but first they need to add three against Arsenal.

Racing He is going through, perhaps, his best moment of 2021: he won the Avellaneda classic with a goal at 95 minutes, went to the second round of the Argentine Cup and prepares for the debut in the Copa Libertadores against Rentistas. But in the middle he cannot miss the chance to stay on in the Professional League Cup.

Professional League Cup zones: positions and fixture

The Academy visits Arsenal, which occupies the last place in Zone A and is already beginning to think about increasing the average so as not to suffer it in 2022. As for the position of Pizzi’s team, it appears fourth thanks to the goal difference per the one that surpasses San Lorenzo and Rosario Central. With the three points he would reach 18 and reach River.


RACING TRAINING


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After saving half the team in the Argentine Cup, Pizzi has decided to face the match at the Viaduct with the best he has available, although in three days he must visit Rentistas in Uruguay. Therefore, Cáceres, Novillo, Chancalay, Miranda and Maggi return to the title, replacing Pillud, Orbán, Nery Domínguez, Fabricio Domínguez and Melgarejo.

Pizzi’s eleven: Gabriel Arias; Juan Cáceres, Joaquín Novillo, Mauricio Martínez, Eugenio Mena; Tomás Chancalay, Kevin Gutiérrez, Leonel Miranda, Matías Rojas; Iván Maggi and Enzo Copetti


THE FORMATION OF ARSENAL


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Sergio Rondina Arsenal

Sergio Rondina’s team is the one that has scored the fewest points so far in the tournament with just 5, after getting its first victory last week in Mendoza, defeating Godoy Cruz. And the bad news for DT is that Julián Navas tested positive for Covid-19 and was already isolated.


DAY, TIME AND REFEREE


The duel between the Ass and the Academy will be played Sunday, April 18, from 1:30 p.m. at the Julio Humberto Grondona Stadium, and with arbitration by Fernando Espinoza.


HOW TO WATCH ON TV AND ONLINE


The game will be televised by Fox Sports Premium , available only for those who have the “Soccer Pack” enabled. Streaming can be through any of the cable operators’ online services, such as Cablevisión Flow, DirecTV Play or TeleCentro Play. All three platforms are available on computers, tablets and cell phones (iOS and Android).

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Arsenal: «Without a serious project you cannot start planning the next course»

With the head of the white tribe destabilizing the entity it is impossible to plan the next season. The Real Jaén coach, Juan Arsenal, has it clear. “We are at a height of the season in which we must try to renew those footballers who could serve us for the next. But with the institutional situation I can only focus on saving the team and from there see the future for everyone. Because even if I have a one-year contract, I have to see the project so as not to go through the negative vicissitudes that we are currently experiencing ».

He added that «my first option is to continue at Real Jaén. For that I signed my contract. But I have found a very complicated day to day. If there is no future, it would be ridiculous to think of a project without the necessary plans. I want to continue but there has to be an improvement plan ».

Arsenal underlines the need to “launch a project according to the entity’s possibilities, but there must be guarantees. If not, it cannot be planned. We have started to put into practice a work methodology, a game philosophy that has been supported in these two months and that could be extended in the event of player renewals. But you can’t talk to anyone with this institutional situation. It is sad, but it is reality. We are on the way to achieve the goal, to save Real Jaén. Now the ideal would be for this work to have continuity to avoid starting from scratch. We have laid the foundations but without a future we cannot continue planning. The one from Hellín emphasizes that “we have to save ourselves as soon as possible. The players are giving an extraordinary performance. When this goal is achieved I will make the decision about my future. But he acknowledges that “it is complicated, our best guarantee is the work that is being done. They feel better footballers than in past courses. But you cannot tell a player to renew without knowing the future of the entity ».

With this black panorama, Real Jaén receives today (12:45 hours) Melilla CD, the last classified of the group in which they fight not to descend one more category, after the creation of a new category (Second B Pro).

The whites lead the group with 28 points in their locker, while Melilla is bottom with 18. Arsenal recover Neskes and Cambil and lose Adolfo through suspension. Subscribers will be able to access the field with their subscriber card.

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Arsenal, with two returns to receive Racing

Ignacio Gariglio and Lucas Suárez would return to the team to ratify the rise of the Sarandí team against La Academia.

Good news for Arsenal. Sergio Rondina you can count on Ignacio Gariglio for the commitment that his team will have to face next Sunday from 6.30 pm before Racing by the tenth date of the Professional League Cup since the footballer has his period of preventive isolation ended this week.

With your confirmed return, Julian Navas, defender who played as the first central marker in the last match against Godoy Cruz, He will return to his usual right-back role and Gariglio will make up the central duo along with Gastón Suso. In this way, who would leave the team would be Gaston Benavidez. Another that will be back from the beginning is the left wing marker Lucas Suarez. With your income, Nicolás Castro will take a place in the middle of the field moving from the starting team to Maximiliano Rogoski.

Arsenal’s probable team against Racing

Therefore, if there were no last-minute inconveniences, the eleven from Rondina to receive La Academia would be: Alejandro Medina; Julian Navas, Gaston Suso, Ignacio Gariglio, Lucas Suarez; Jesus Soraire, Leonel Peak, Emiliano Mendez, Nicholas Castro; Alan Ruiz and Jhonatan Candia.

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