Wednesday's Most Important Stories: Ligue 1 could be reduced to 18 clubs; UEFA increases distribution for Women's Champions League; Man City CEO apologises for role in European Super League

28 April 2021

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Photo: Alamy The Ligue 1 could be reduced from 20 clubs to 18 in the face of an unprecedented financial crisis brought on by Covid-19 and the collapse of the league's Mediapro TV rights deal.
Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner nielson@offthepitch.com

1. Ligue 1 could be reduced to 18 clubs

The Ligue 1 could be reduced from 20 clubs to 18 in the face of an unprecedented financial crisis brought on by Covid-19 and the collapse of the league's Mediapro TV rights deal, according to French newspaper Le Parisien.

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