Brighton chief executive: "No appetite for European League"
9 October 2019
Brighton chief executive Paul Barber warns there is no appetite from fans for a European League or extended European competitions.
Changing dynamic of European football "a threat" and "concern" for the club.
Brighton aim to become a top 10 team in the Premier League.
Brighton & Hove Albion chief executive Paul Barber warned that football fans in England don’t have any appetite for a European League.
Barber told the Leaders Sports Business Summit in London today that fans enjoyed the challenge of clubs being able to climb through the leagues and reach European competitions in their current form.
He added that the pyramid system of leagues in England was admired by fans and was a precious system that must be protected.
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