Politicians were enlisted as potential allies, and Boris Johnson of Britain and Emmanuel Macron of France pledged to block the plan. Prince William, the president of England’s soccer federation, raised his own concerns:
Now, more than ever, we must protect the entire football community – from the top level to the grassroots – and the values of competition and fairness at its core.
I share the concerns of fans about the proposed Super League and the damage it risks causing to the game we love. W