Chelsea chairman Todd Boehly requires the Premier League to introduce an annual ‘North vs South All-Star recreation’ to assist increase cash for the English soccer pyramid, as he insists soccer can ‘study a lesson’ from US sports activities
- Todd Boehly has referred to as for a ‘North versus South’ Premier League All-Star recreation
- Chelsea chairman claims the Premier League can study from American sports activities
- American additionally advised an thought for a ‘four-team match’ for relegation
The Blues’ American co-owner has additionally referred to as for a ‘four-team match’ to happen on the backside of the desk to resolve who goes down on the finish of the season moderately than straight relegation for 3 groups.
Boehly, who led a consortium to finish a £4.25billion takeover of Chelsea in Might, has claimed the Premier League might study lots from American sports activities in creating extra income.
Chelsea chairman Todd Boehly requires a ‘North versus South’ Premier League All-Star recreation
It could see the perfect Premier League stars face off in a exhibition recreation, which Boehly says would increase cash for the English soccer pyramid
In a wide-ranging interview on the SALT convention in New York, the 48-year-old stated: ‘I hope the Premier League takes a little bit of a lesson from American sports and really starts to figure out, “Why wouldn’t we do a match with the underside 4 groups? Why isn’t there an all-star recreation?”
‘You could do a North vs South all-star game in the Premier League and fund whatever the pyramid needed very easily. Everyone likes the idea of more revenue for the League.’
American sports activities such because the NFL and NBA host an annual all-star recreation wherein quite a lot of the perfect gamers from throughout the league participate in an exhibition fashion contest.
American sports activities such because the NFL and NBA host an annual all-star recreation, with LA Lakers celebrity LeBron James (pictured) a relentless presence within the exhibition-style contest
His thought of a Premier League all-star recreation would presumably see the perfect and most noteworthy gamers face off from groups within the north of England – the likes of Liverpool and each Manchester golf equipment – face off in opposition to nearly all of London golf equipment within the south.
He additionally admitted he doesn’t say ‘hard nos’ when requested in regards to the European Tremendous League.
Boehly additionally revealed that Tuchel was sacked as a result of he didn’t share the brand new possession’s imaginative and prescient for the membership.
Boehly additionally revealed Thomas Tuchel was sacked as a result of he didn’t share the brand new possession’s imaginative and prescient for the membership
He added: ‘Tuchel is obviously extremely talented and someone who had great success with Chelsea.
‘Our vision for the club was to find a manager who really wanted to collaborate with us. The reality was that we weren’t certain that Thomas noticed it the identical manner we noticed it.
‘We just didn’t have a shared imaginative and prescient for the longer term. It wasn’t a call that was made due to a single win or loss.’