The Atlético de Madrid announced this Wednesday that he also leaves the Super League and joins the frightened of the English and Italian teams, who have dropped out of the project due to the uproar caused in recent days. Los colchoneros, one of the teams that has received the most criticism for joining the tournament, has issued a release explaining the decision.
The rojiblancos, meeting this Wednesday morning to close their decision, have alluded that they made the decision to join the Super League “attending to circumstances that no longer exist today“.
In the same way, they explain that “for the club the concord between all the groups that make up the rojiblanca familyespecially our fans. “
Atlético assures that both the first team squad and coach Diego Simeone have shown themselves happy with the club’s decision. “Sporting merits must prevail over any other criteria“, they settle.
The rojiblancos thus join the six English teams (Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur), as well as Inter, leaving behind the fleeting project that, according to Florentino Pérez, was going to “save football” .