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Europe’s Rebel Soccer League Collapses After Fans Force Exit

  • English clubs withdraw from the controversial plan within days
  • Proposed league met huge opposition from politicians and fans
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European Soccer 'Super League' Crumbles as U.K. Teams Exit
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Europe’s rebel soccer league crumbled just days after its launch as teams pulled out amid fury from the sport’s authorities, politicians and fans.

Juventus Chairman Andrea Agnelli, one of the leading architects of the European Super League, said the project will no longer go ahead, according to a spokesman. Earlier the league had said it was considering “appropriate steps to reshape the project.”