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Backlash over breakaway European Super League

CA, 26 Apr 2021
When 12 of Europe's most successful soccer clubs plotted to join a breakaway competition less than a week ago, the move kicked off football's biggest crisis in half a century.

The 12 elite English, Spanish and Italian clubs dramatically split European soccer on Sunday by announcing the formation of a largely-closed Super League. They are leaving the existing UEFA-run Champions League structure despite warnings they could be kicked out of their domestic competitions and face legal action.

Critics say the European Super League was driven by greed, and as Eric Sorensen reports, the competition has already collapsed.

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