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Revealed: Liverpool And Manchester United Threatened To Breakaway From The Premier League And Form Their Own Big-Six League

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English Football Association chairman, Greg Clarke, has revealed Liverpool and Manchester United threatened to break away from the English premier league and start their own league.

The two Premier League giants stated that the aim of the project was to radically reform English football, with proposals including the top-flight being reduced to 18 teams and the EFL Cup and Community Shield being scrapped.

According to FA chief Clarke who released a letter on Wednesday, October 14, he was actually involved in the talks known as ‘Project Big Picture’, but he decided to walk away earlier this year when it became clear the proposals were nothing more than a power grab from England’s biggest clubs.

Revealed: Liverpool and Manchester United threatened to breakaway from Premier league and form their own big-six league

In a letter to the FA Council, Clarke claims ‘the principal aim of these discussions became the concentration of power and wealth in the hands of a few clubs, with a breakaway league mooted as a threat’.

He added: “I, of course, discontinued my involvement and counseled a more consensus-based approach involving all Premier League clubs and its chair and CEO. Our game needs to continually seek to improve but benefits need to be shared.”

Project Big picture also got the backing of EFL chairman Rick Parry, with the proposals including an immediate £250million bailout for clubs in his competition starved of matchday income by the coronavirus pandemic and a promised 25 percent share of future Premier League broadcast revenue.

But the proposals have been criticized as football experts believe the plans will concentrate power in the hands of the Premier League big six, including over broadcast arrangements, club ownership, and composition of the league’s board.

Clarke warned that the FA had ‘substantial controls’ it could bring to bear if it felt any proposal was put forward that ran counter to the interests of the game, and that any breakaway competition would not be sanctioned by the FA.

“We, the FA Board and Council, have to ensure that any changes would be to the long-term benefit of the whole of football and we have substantial controls to help ensure that the best interests of the game are served by any new proposals,” he said.

Read Greg Clarke’s letter in full

“Dear Colleagues, “I trust that you are well in these difficult times and look forward to speaking with you all on Thursday at our Council meeting.“Prior to that, I thought it important to provide a perspective on the recent discussions in the media related to potential changes to English football. When the news first emerged, we immediately agreed on a joint paragraph with the Premier League for their statement.

“English football is the world’s most-watched and has a vibrant, dynamic, and competitive league structure that drives interest around the globe. To maintain this position, it is important that we all work together. Both the Premier League and the FA support a wide-ranging discussion on the future of the game, including its competition structures, calendar, and overall financing, particularly in light of the effects of COVID-19.“Our perspective is that we have a fantastic league structure and pyramid that is the envy of the world. While we should always be open to evolving, to move the game forwards, changes have to be done in the right way and with a long-term perspective in mind.“We are fully aware that there are huge financial pressures throughout the game and collectively we need to work hard so that our clubs survive the pandemic. However, we must separate this need from discussions about the potential long-term structure of our wonderful game. Of course, if we can agree on changes that are beneficial in the long term and have an immediate positive impact, we will consider that. “Equally, we cannot be forced into short term decisions that would be damaging in the long term.“We will always have conversations with stakeholders at both a national and international level to understand any changes to the landscape that could impact our structure and listen to ideas that are put forward. However, we would only offer formal support for any proposal when it goes through the proper channels and has a full evaluation.“With the knowledge of senior Board members and our CEO, I participated in the early stages of discussions which were disclosed last weekend. It is very important stakeholders discuss resolving some of the strategic issues facing our game such as for example, fixture congestion.“However, in late spring, when the principal aim of these discussions became the concentration of power and wealth in the hands of a few clubs with a breakaway league mooted as a threat, I, of course, discontinued my involvement and counseled a more consensus-based approach involving all Premier League clubs and its Chair and CEO. Our game needs to continually seek to improve but benefits need to be shared.

“We, the FA Board and Council, have to ensure that any changes would be to the long-term benefit of the whole of football and we have substantial controls to help ensure that the best interests of the game are served by any new proposals.“In addition, to the Special Share in the Premier League, which prevents certain changes being made to the constitution without the FA’s consent, it is also the FA’s responsibility to sanction competitions in England – including any proposed new competition – as well as being responsible for licensing clubs, through UEFA, to play in Europe. Additionally, UEFA looks to us to nominate the league, and therefore the clubs, that will play in their competitions.“Let’s continue to work together to determine what is best for English football, with full dialogue between all key stakeholders. However, there is more to our game than economics. Change must benefit clubs, fans, and players; not just selective balance sheets. In these difficult times unity, transparency, and common purpose must override the interests of the few.”

“In addition to the special share in the Premier League, which prevents certain changes being made to the constitution without the FA’s consent, it is also the FA’s responsibility to sanction competitions in England – including any proposed new competition – as well as being responsible for licensing clubs, through UEFA, to play in Europe. Additionally, UEFA looks to us to nominate the league, and therefore the clubs, that will play in their competitions.

“Let’s continue to work together to determine what is best for English football, with full dialogue between all key stakeholders.

“However, there is more to our game than economics. Change must benefit clubs, fans, and players, not just selective balance sheets. In these difficult times unity, transparency, and common purpose must override the interests of the few.”

The FA Council is meeting on Thursday to deliberate on the letter.

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Stonebwoy Will Win Two International Awards : Prophet

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The leader of Liberty Arena International Prophet Desmond Vidzro has announced on his social media handle that Bhim Nation President Stonebwoy born Livingstone Etse Satekla would win two(2) international awards that would get people talking for a long time.

According to his post, God opened his eyes to see this vision which was represented by a mountain on which Stonebwoy stood by great seas.

Prophet Vidzo went on to add that many people are wishing and have planned evil for the Dancehall artiste but with what he saw all these won’t come to pass.

He posted: “This is the word of the Lord to Livingstone Satekla “Stonebwoy” on 28/10/2020
The Lord opened my eyes and I saw him standing a very tall and huge mountain and I saw great seas surrounding the mountain. And the Lord told me this is an elevation that will changed a lot of things in his life and career. I saw two great awards given to him that got everybody talking and looking for him. It was very massive that people were surprised and couldn’t understand and the Lord said I am honoring him cos of what he has gone through. Presidents and Highly respected musicians from around the world begun to look for him. I saw a massive door for an award opened before him. The Lord said the enemy’s plans (Fatal accidents) and conspiracies against his life will not stand. I saw a shift and divine expansion in his career. Times and things are changing for him. There are more to be revealed……
2021,2022..???
It’s clear..
Ghana ?? wins.”

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A source closer to him who spoke to us has revealed that Prophet Vidzro has already communicated his prophecy to Stonebwoy who has welcomed it in good faith.

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French President Macron Announces New Lockdown As Covid-19 Deaths Surpass 35,000

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Emmanuel Macron, the leader of France announced on Wednesday night a new lockdown that will take effect from Friday this week as Coronavirus cases in the country continue to increase beyond control.

Over the past few weeks, France has been reporting tens of thousands of new infections per day and is now recording more than 380 new cases each week per 100,000 people.

Health officials recorded 523 virus-related deaths in 24 hours Tuesday, the highest daily tally since April, bringing the country’s overall death toll to 35,541, the third-highest toll in Europe after Britain and Italy.

Macron’s Wednesday night address comes just hours after Germany announced a limited lockdown to begin on November 2, which will see restaurants, bars and theatres close. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the measures were an attempt to avoid “an acute national health emergency”.

Germany saw 15,000 new cases on Wednesday, a record for the nation, which had fared better than its neighbours over the summer and avoided a total lockdown on the model of the UK and France.

Also on Wednesday, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen warned that Europeans would experience a “different Christmas” this year. “We are deep in the second wave,” she said.

Many French doctors had been calling for a new nationwide lockdown, noting that 58 percent of the country’s intensive care units are now occupied by Covid-19 patients and medical staff are under increasing strain.

“The government didn’t take into account what the first wave was and didn’t learn all its lessons,” Frederic Valletoux, president of the French Hospital Federation, said Wednesday on France Inter radio.

He called for a full, month-long lockdown, saying “this wave will be much more devastating for the hospital system. Hospitals won’t manage if we don’t take drastic measures.”

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Another US-Based Ghanaian Pastor Fights Wife Over The Signing Of Divorce Papers

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Another video of a US-based Ghanaian pastor seriously fighting his wife over the signing of divorce papers is fast trending across all the popular social networking platforms.

In the video, the man deemed to be a pastor from Ghana irked spoke wild to the wife who was in the company of a young man, and another lady whom we are assuming are siblings of the pastor’s consort.

From the footage, the Ghanaian pastor was persuaded to sign divorce papers but he vehemently refused as he told the young man(the wife’s assumed brother) that he will not do so.

According to the pastor, the family of the wife cannot push him to forcibly sign the documents because he sees no need to do that, thought he lied of having the original papers at his lawyer’s.

In a heated argument, the wife whose name is given as Betty is heard saying she had sacrificed all her money and her life to making sure the marriage works but to no avail.

The wife also said she sponsored their wedding and it was through her the husband got the come to come to America, having a green card.

A Green Card holder (permanent resident) is someone who has been granted authorization to live and work in the United States on a permanent basis.

Amid the altercation, the pastor lost his cool and threatened the wife. He said she will die and carry the whole of America with her to the grave, an indication that the husband is fed up with the marriage.

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From the footage, the Ghanaian pastor was persuaded to sign divorce papers but he vehemently refused as he told the young man(the wife’s assumed brother) that he will not do so.

According to the pastor, the family of the wife cannot push him to forcibly sign the documents because he sees no need to do that, though he lied of having the original papers at his lawyer’s.

In a heated argument, the wife whose name is given as Betty is heard saying she had sacrificed all her money and her life to making sure the marriage works but to no avail.

The wife also said she sponsored their wedding and it was through her the husband got the come to come to America, having a green card.

A Green Card holder (permanent resident) is someone who has been granted authorization to live and work in the United States on a permanent basis.

Amid the altercation, the pastor lost his cool and threatened the wife. He said she will die and carry the whole of America with her to the grave, an indication that the husband is fed up with the marriage.

WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW;

 

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The family however, in retaliation made it known to him[ the pastor] that should anything bad happens to Betty, he will held responsible and face the full course of te law.

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