Andrea Agnelli, president of Juventus Turin, assured this Thursday that he received a letter from UEFA confirming the possibility of playing the next Champions League, despite the controversies and the legal battle still open for the creation of the Super League. European.
“We received, with serenity, a letter in which UEFA admits us to the Champions League. I cannot remember once again that, on our part, there is a willingness to dialogue to face the problems of European football ”, Agnelli said at a press conference organized in Turin to present the new Juventine directive for next season .
The president of the Turin club stressed that he has “no fear of threats” from UEFA, which harshly criticized the decision of this team and eleven others, including Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atlético Madrid, to launch a new competition European for clubs, the Super League.
The president of UEFA, the Slovenian Aleksander Ceferin, also threatened to exclude the three clubs that still have not definitively renounced this project, Juventus, Real Madrid and Barcelona.
“We are confident that our legal actions will lead to a satisfactory result. The main success would be to return to dialogue for the interest of all ”, said Agnelli.
He insisted that, in his opinion, “it is necessary to reflect on alternative solutions” to the current format of the European cups, and said that he continues to appreciate Ceferin, despite the fact that he has been branded a traitor and a liar.
“I always had a great relationship with Ceferin, I still appreciate him. It seems to me that with my resignation from the presidency of the ECA (European Club Association) I behaved in the most correct way. I am sure that time will fix all kinds of misunderstandings, “he said.