UEFA gives a new statement following Manchester clubs’ withdrawal from the Super League
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UEFA gives a new statement following Manchester clubs’ withdrawal from the Super League

UEFA through its president Aleksander Ceferin has released a new statement following the withdrawal of the Manchester clubs from the European Super League.

Caferin says it is crucial that the 12 clubs who wanted to form the league can 'move on' after making a 'big mistake' with their initial proposals.

“I said yesterday that it is admirable to admit a mistake and these clubs made a big mistake," an official statement read. But they are back in the fold now and I know they have a lot to offer not just to our competitions but to the whole of the European game.

“The important thing now is that we move on, rebuild the unity that the game enjoyed before this and move forward together,” he said.

Plans for a proposed new European Super League have been left in tatters after all the Premier League participants publicly withdraw from the proposals on Tuesday night. The Manchester clubs together with Chelsea, Tottenham, Liverpool, and Arsenal all announced their withdrawals from the breakaway league.

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