The Executive Committee is limited to indicating that to continue studying “options” and “steps” for a final decision.
UEFA did not adopt this Friday any sanction for the founding clubs of the Super League and those that continue ahead in the Champions League, such as Real Madrid and Chelsea, although they continue to study “options” and “steps” for a final decision.
At its second meeting in five days, the UEFA Executive Committee limited itself to “receiving up-to-date information” on the ‘Super League’, “including the options available to UEFA and the steps it is considering taking.” However, the body chaired by Aleksander Ceferin did not adopt any punishment to the teams involved.
In this way, the team of Zinedine Zidane He will be able to play on Tuesday the first leg of the Champions League semi-finals against Chelsea in Valdebebas. Arsenal and Manchester United, classified in the Europa League, will also be able to play the semifinals of this tournament.
Accept or not the conditions
The resignation of the six English clubs, the three Italians and Atltico de Madrid, was very well received by Ceferin, who had already advanced the possibility of imposing sanctions against the promoters of the initiative.
For its part, Javier Tebas, elected this week to the UEFA Executive, did not consider it likely that any decision will be made this season, although he does suggest that clubs must accept a number of conditions to play UEFA competitions. “Participation in UEFA competitions is voluntary. We are going to see if Real Madrid and Barcelona sign this document for next season with the conditions established by the organizer,” said the president of LaLiga.