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21 August 2020

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Photo: PA Images UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said in an interview with Reuters that the single-game knockout format has produced more exciting football than the usual two-legged games and could be revisited in the future.
Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner nielson@offthepitch.com

1. Ceferin considers future 'final eight' format for Champions League

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said in an interview with Reuters that the single-game knockout format, used in the Champions League this year from the quarter-final onwards, has produced more exciting football than the usual two-legged games and could be revisited in the future.

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