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A Super League Plan, but No One to Defend It

A Super League Plan, but No One to Defend It

A Super League Plan, but No One to Defend It A Super League Plan, but No One to Defend It By contrast, none of his colleagues and co-conspirators uttered a word: not to the news media, not to the fans, not even to the godfathers of their children. Andrea Agnelli, the president of Juventus, had never previously been reluctant to …

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Europe’s Super League Plan on Brink of Collapse

Europe's Super League Plan on Brink of Collapse

Europe’s Super League Plan on Brink of Collapse Europe’s Super League Plan on Brink of Collapse Plans for a European soccer superleague collapsed on Tuesday as the project’s six Premier League clubs — half of the Super League’s founding members — announced or signaled that they were walking away from the plan. The denouement was a spectacular implosion for a …

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FIFA’s Infantino Issues Super League Warning; P.S.G. Won’t Join It

FIFA's Infantino Issues Super League Warning; P.S.G. Won't Join It

FIFA’s Infantino Issues Super League Warning; P.S.G. Won’t Join It FIFA’s Infantino Issues Super League Warning; P.S.G. Won’t Join It But after the teams involved made almost no public comments, the Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez, the only executive involved in the scheme to defend it publicly, was left to defend it alone on a chat show that was broadcast …

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Battle Over Super League Begins With Letters, Threats and Banners

Battle Over Super League Begins With Letters, Threats and Banners

Battle Over Super League Begins With Letters, Threats and Banners Battle Over Super League Begins With Letters, Threats and Banners In the letter, the group said that its urgency stemmed from the huge losses piling up as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The sight of games played in cavernous but empty stadiums has become the norm, and restrictions on …

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The European Super League Explained

The European Super League Explained

The European Super League Explained The European Super League Explained A little more than a year after European soccer found a renewed sense of unity in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, the sport now faces its greatest crisis in a generation. Late on Sunday night, 12 of the world’s biggest soccer clubs unveiled a plan to launch what they …

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Rage About Europe’s Super League Is Muffled by Our Cheers

Rage About Europe's Super League Is Muffled by Our Cheers

Rage About Europe’s Super League Is Muffled by Our Cheers Rage About Europe’s Super League Is Muffled by Our Cheers For the dozen founding members, the appeal of a Super League is that it is predictable. There would no longer be any need to worry about qualifying for the Champions League — it is possible that at least four of …

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European Super League to Include Six Premier League Teams

European Super League to Include Six Premier League Teams

European Super League to Include Six Premier League Teams European Super League to Include Six Premier League Teams LONDON — A group of the world’s richest and most storied soccer clubs has agreed in principle on a plan to create a breakaway European club competition that would, if it comes to fruition, upend the structures, economics and relationships that have …

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Forgotten Copy of Super Mario Bros. Sets Record at Auction

Forgotten Copy of Super Mario Bros. Sets Record at Auction

Forgotten Copy of Super Mario Bros. Sets Record at Auction Forgotten Copy of Super Mario Bros. Sets Record at Auction Super Mario Bros., an iconic, fan-favorite video game that has since spawned multiple variations, was first produced in 1986. Today in Business Updated  April 2, 2021, 3:58 p.m. ET It features two brothers, Mario and Luigi, who live in the …

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Super Nintendo World Looks for a Level Beyond the Pandemic

Super Nintendo World Looks for a Level Beyond the Pandemic

Super Nintendo World Looks for a Level Beyond the Pandemic Super Nintendo World Looks for a Level Beyond the Pandemic After a year of pandemic life, many people need an escape. On Thursday, thousands in Japan found one in the fantasyland of the Mario Bros. A theme park, Super Nintendo World, opened at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, ending months …

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Before Lockdown, This Super Fan Went to 105 Shows in One Season

Before Lockdown, This Super Fan Went to 105 Shows in One Season

Before Lockdown, This Super Fan Went to 105 Shows in One Season Before Lockdown, This Super Fan Went to 105 Shows in One Season Before the pandemic, he enjoyed playing host. Every winter since 1978, he had convened a series of Wednesday night salons, inviting curators, collectors, artists and art lovers to gather at his apartment. “It’s amazing the conversations …

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