War has been declared in the world of football. That was the verdict of much of the British and European press on Monday after the late night announcement of a new European Super League. Six Premier League clubs - Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham and MancRead More »
The Reds announced on Tuesday night, along with the other five English clubs involved, that they were withdrawing from the European Super League.
The six English sides involved in the European Super League announced on Tuesday night that they were withdrawing from the project.
European Super League founder and Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli has conceded that the breakaway league can no longer go ahead after the Premier League's six members withdrew on Tuesday night. Chelsea, Manchester City, Tottenham, Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United all reversed their decisions to take part in the controversial Super League after pressure from the rest of football, government and even royalty since it was announced on Sunday night. A statement from the Super League overnight said that they would "reconsider the most appropriate steps to reshape the project", but the Juventus chairman and one of the key driving forces behind the attempted breakaway has admitted that it cannot continue - though the Italian remains "convinced of the beauty", stating it would have been the best competition in the world.