Rarity of Real Madrid v Chelsea illustrates true spirit of elite football | Jacob Steinberg Thomas Tuchel has earned the right to face the Spanish giants as opposed to the guarantees proposed by the Super League Soccer Super League plan starts one goal downEurope’s proposed new soccer league would be the biggest upheaval in decades for the world’s most popular sport. Paradoxically, the JPMorgan-backed (JPM.N) breakaway may also be too modest to work. The antitrust case against Europe’s breakaway soccer leagueThe latest proposal hews more closely to the American model of sports where the same teams compete and see steady income and higher valuations as a consequence. Super League: JPMorgan bets $4.8bn on disrupting footballJPMorgan Chase is bankrolling the biggest disruption of European football since the 1950s, sources tell Bloomberg. Why is there outrage over the European Super League plans?The announcement from 12 of Europe’s “elite” football clubs that they are founding a new European club competition has sent the world of football up in arms. Big money is backing a breakaway league of top European soccer clubs.JPMorgan Chase is leading a multibillion-dollar financing to support the new Super League. European Super League announced - with 12 football clubs, including six from EnglandTwelve of Europe's leading football clubs have agreed to establish a Super League, it has been announced. European Super League: How will the competition work - and why is it so controversial?We look at which clubs are involved in the newly announced competition, how it will be run, and why some are critical of it.