1 week Premier League slams ‘damaging’ revamp plan Manilatimes |Sports
LONDON: Premier League chiefs have called for unity after leading clubs discussed a “damaging” overhaul that would trigger the most radical changes to English football in decades. A Daily Telegraph report on Sunday (Monday in Manila) claimed Liverpool and Manchester United have been driving the ‘Project Big Picture’ talks, which would rank as the biggest revamp of the sport since the Premier League was launched in 1992. Among the proposals being considered are a reduction in the Premier League from 20 to 18 teams, the abolition of the League Cup and the Community Shield and greater voting power for ... more