The Seville is represented at the forty-fifth UEFA Congress to be held this Tuesday in the Swiss city of Montreux, an event in which the star theme will undoubtedly be the creation of the controversial European Super League against the opinion of the highest European football body. The president of the Andalusian club, Jose Castro, already had the opportunity this Monday to talk with the president of UEFA, Aleksander ceferin, showing your support in this battle. The maximum president of Seville, with Luis Figo as interpreter, explained the details of the statement that the Nervionense club issued this Monday, in which it flatly rejects the creation of this competition, whose philosophy is “contrary to its DNA.”
Sevilla is invited to this congress as the current champion of the UEFA Europa League, a tournament of which it is its most absolute dominator after owning six titles.
At this annual congress, the continental body has on its agenda electing the members of its Executive Committee, as well as the European members of the FIFA Council. In addition, two representatives of the ECA (European Club Association) and a representative of European Leagues (EL) will be confirmed as members of said Executive Committee.
On the other hand, the 2019-20 financial report and the budget for the 2021-22 season will be submitted for approval, as well as some modifications to the UEFA Statutes. Finally, the confirmation of the new members of the UEFA Justice Administration Bodies will take place.