农夫娱乐电影Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes the main reason clubs on the continent are keen to establish a new European Super League is because they cannot compete financially with their rivals in the Premier League
Manchester United and Liverpool are reported to be in talks over the creation of a new $6 billion breakaway tournament that would feature up to 18 clubs from Europe"s top five leagues
The founding members are aiming to get the tournament underway in 2022 and Josep Maria Bartomeu, who resigned as Barcelona president on Tuesday, has said La Liga club had already accepted a proposal to join
创始成员的目标是在2022年举行比赛，周二辞去巴塞罗那主席的Josep Maria Bartomeu表示，西甲俱乐部已经接受了加入的提议。
Barcelona "agree to join Euro Super League" as Josep Maria Bartomeu resignsEuropean Premier League: The key detailsNeville: European PL talks obsceneBut Wenger, FIFA"s head of global development, said the plans were aimed at eroding the Premier League"s "superiority"
"The Premier League has a superiority, the other leagues try to destroy the advantage that the Premier League has," Wenger said
"For them, the best thing to do that is to create a European League, which would basically destroy the Premier League
"So if they get the agreement from the big English clubs, it would happen." A Super League would see the top sides in Europe face off more regularly, but Wenger said the real beneficiaries would be the club owners
"We"re in a period of owners who are investors," Wenger added
"Their first target is to make more money
And the European Super League is one way, maybe, to make more money." What we know about FIFA-backed plans for cross-continental super tournamentLeaked plans for a lucrative European Premier League have sent the footballing world into frenzy and left the game on the precipice of generational change
Liverpool and Manchester United have participated in talks over the construction of a new FIFA-backed tournament, which would be funded to the sum of $6billion (200m to save the rest of football in this country."