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European Super League Backers Prepare to Shake Up Soccer

  • Announcement could come as early as this week, people say
  • Premier League, Serie A and La Liga angered by new project
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WATCH: A group of the world’s richest soccer clubs announced plans for a European breakaway league starting in August. (Source: Bloomberg)
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The powers behind a new super league in European soccer are set to deliver their plan for what would be the sport’s biggest shakeup in decades, prompting the game’s rulers to consider legal action to block it.