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Farrell's Column: Plans to form a European Super League are an attack on fans just as much as UEFA

Posted On: 16 May 2021   |   Posted By: The Empire of The Kop

Farrell's Column: Plans to form a European Super League are an attack on fans just as much as UEFA

I'll try and be as succinct as possible with this, as I'm already firmly aware that my objectivity has been utterly compromised by a sheer, burning rage.
My colleague here at the Empire of the Kop has already summarised the matter excellently with his thoughts on Liverpool's involvement in plans to form a breakaway European Super League , but I felt the urge to chuck in my own two cents into a pot that is already overflowing, nonetheless.
Right. The European Super League. Where to begin?
Competition. Let's really consider that word for just a moment; competition forms the roots of the sport, the underpinning notion, the underlying ideal, the perception of hope that one day your club may compete with the best.
UEFA have threatened to ban the sides involved from future Champions League campaigns in response to the reported plans
On a domestic level, that means everything to fans. Yes, clubs like Liverpool, Manchester United, Chelsea, and so on and so forth tend to get the lion's share of glory, at least as far...

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