The former Manchester United defender described the breakaway threat as ‘disowning-your-own-club stuff’ and was backed by Roy Keane.
The reports have met with widespread condemnation from within the game and Neville says he is appalled by the developments, which he feels are motivated by greed. The former United and England defender told Sky Sports: “I am a Manchester United fan and have been for 40 years but I am disgusted, absolutely disgusted. It is an absolute disgrace.
Last month, the ECA caused UEFA to postpone another announcement over their plans for a post-2024 breakaway European league. Now they have blown UEFA out of the water again - and do not expect them to back down or show any sort of remorse for doing so. They knew exactly what they were doing because as the weeks and months have gone by, they have become increasingly annoyed by UEFA trying to rush ahead amid fears there would be a public announcement of an agreement - even though there was no such...
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