‘It’s Gonna Ruin Football’ ‘Not The News I Want To Hear’ Liverpool Fans React As Radical Plans To Shake Up The Game Are Revealed

‘It’s Gonna Ruin Football’ ‘Not The News I Want To Hear’ Liverpool Fans React As Radical Plans To Shake Up The Game Are Revealed

Liverpool are at the centre of plans that would see the formation of a European Premier League. In what would be the biggest overhaul of the game in Europe since the creation of the Champions League, 18 teams from five leagues, including England, Spain, France, Germany and Italy would compete against each other during the season.

It is believed the league would run concurrently with the domestic campaign, with some viewing it as a direct challenge to UEFA’s authority over the game in Europe. Liverpool would be one of five clubs from England who would compete in the competition but fans on Twitter are very much against the plans:

This is very much another cash grab and with FIFA reportedly backing the plans, it looks as though it could well go ahead, with many minor European nations effectively being shut out. It doesn’t look great for Liverpool’s reputation, especially off the back of the “Project Big Picture” plans for the domestic game.