As a result of listening to you and the wider football community over recent days we are withdrawing from the proposed Super League.
We made a mistake, and we apologise for it.
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) April 20, 2021
Sincerity rating: At least they said sorry. It’s not much but it’s something.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) April 20, 2021
Sincerity rating: Meh. Regrets, Daniel Levy had a few.
We will not be participating in the European Super League.#MUFC
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) April 20, 2021
Sincerity rating: Low. Very low. No apology, no sense that they did anything wrong. Ah, love those Glazers.
— Manchester City (@ManCity) April 20, 2021
Sincerity rating: No apology yet.
Liverpool Football Club can confirm that our involvement in proposed plans to form a European Super League has been discontinued.
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) April 20, 2021
Sincerity rating: Businesslike statement, no apology. The talk is of stakeholders, not fans – pretty disgraceful from FSG.
Chelsea have yet to confirm their withdrawal.
Verdict: Arsenal the clear winners here, simply for saying sorry. Also:
That final table in full pic.twitter.com/jnJIaMhcsu
— Who Ate All The Pies (@waatpies) April 20, 2021
Lads, it’s the ESL.