FILE PHOTO: Soccer Soccer – The Arsenal brand is seen on the Emirates Stadium as twelve of Europe’s high soccer golf equipment launch a breakaway Tremendous League – London, Britain – April 19, 2021 REUTERS/Paul Childs
June 9, 2021
(Reuters) -The six English golf equipment that mentioned they’d be a part of the European Tremendous League pays a mixed 22 million kilos ($31 million) as “a gesture of goodwill” and face a 30-point deduction in the event that they try an analogous transfer in future, the Premier League mentioned on Wednesday.
Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester Metropolis, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur may even every be fined 25 million kilos in the event that they try one other breakaway, the league added.
The 22 million kilos collective cost by the ‘Massive Six’ will go in direction of “the nice of the sport”, together with new funding in help for followers, grassroots soccer and group programmes.
“The Premier League and The FA have labored intently collectively all through this course of and this settlement brings each investigations into the matter to a conclusion,” the league mentioned https://www.premierleague.com/information/2167982?sf246616763=1.
The Tremendous League was launched with 12 golf equipment as founding members, however 9 of them — six from England and AC Milan, Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid — have since backed out and reached a take care of UEFA.
($1 = 0.7076 kilos)
(Reporting by Hritika Sharma in Hyderabad and Simon Jennings in Bangalore; Modifying by Hugh Lawson)