Chief Executive Officer of German football giants – FC Bayern München, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has kicked against the introduction of the European Super League competition.
The experience administrators has denied the involvement of the Bavarians from the plans to introduce a European Super League
“FC Bayern has not been involved in the plans for creating a Super League.
“We are convinced that the current structure in football guarantees a reliable foundation.
“FC Bayern welcomes the reforms of the Champions League because we believe they are the right step to take for the development of European football.
“The modified group stage will contribute to an increase in excitement and the emotional experience in the competition.”
According to Karl-Heinz Rummenigge he does not believe that the introduction of the new competition is the panacea to solving the financial difficulties clubs are facing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“I do not believe the Super League will solve the financial problems of European clubs that have arisen as result of the coronavirus pandemic.
“Rather, all clubs in Europe should work in solidarity to ensure that the cost structure, especially players’ salaries and agents’ fees, are brought in line with revenues, to make all of European football more rational.”