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European Super League collapses under tsunami of opposition

The European Super League, which was suddenly announced like a secret attack on Sunday evening in Europe, collapsed in a heaping wreck yesterday, less than 48 hours later. By nightfall, all six of the English Premier League teams (Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur) had withdrawn, along with their continental co-conspirators […]

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Europe European Super League

The Super League is announced

12 of Europe’s elite clubs have released a joint press release stating that they have established a new competition called the Super League.  Despite its announcement, it’s far from certain whether the Super League will actually see the light of day, or, more fittingly, the stadium lights. The announcement comes at a time when it […]

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Liverpool Set To Sign New Kit Supplier Deal

MIAMI, Fla. (October 29, 2019) — European Champions Liverpool Football Club are set to sign a new kit supplier agreement with Nike that is reported to be worth £75 million (€84.8 $93.2). This would match Manchester United’s 10-year deal with adidas and place the Reds among the top 5 clubs in the category of kit […]

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Court Sides With Liverpool In Lawsuit Over Kit Supply Contract

Nike will be new kit supplier beginning with the 2020/21 season. Liverpool join Chelsea and Tottenham as top tier EPL clubs with Nike kits MIAMI, Fla. (October 28, 2019) — Liverpool FC have won a legal battle with Boston (MA)-based New Balance in the London Commercial Court and are now free to sign a new […]

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Barça, Messi Continue Champions League Mission With 3-0 Win Over The Reds

Barcelona, ES (Thursday 2 May, 2019) -by Kenneth Russo Fútbol Club Barcelona continued on its mission of capturing Europe’s biggest prize, beating a strong and well-managed Liverpool side 3-0 in front of 98,299 spectators at the venerable Estadio Camp Nou last night in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semifinals. Luis Suarez scored […]