Antitrust Antitrust

Comment: European football scrap unfolds with EU antitrust watchdog reluctant to weigh in

By Lewis Crofts
  • 19 Apr 2021 11:59
  • 19 Apr 2021 14:00

Antitrust accusations will fly in both directions.

First, the new European Super League will be accused of a closed-door stitch-up tantamount to a "cartel" among mega clubs.

Then the governing bodies will be accused of wielding market power through bans from the continent’s biggest competitions.


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Lewis Crofts


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