VIDEO: ESL fiasco could help grassroots football

The controversial plans for a European Super League were shelved this week, just 48 hours after being revealed to a disgruntled football public.

Thursday, 22nd April 2021, 3:37 pm

Here, our sports writer Mark Duffy discusses what impact the fiasco may end up having on lower league and grassroots football as people become more exasperated with the money-driven top levels of the game.

Police line up as Chelsea fans protest against the newly proposed European Super League prior to the Premier League match between Chelsea and Brighton & Hove Albion at Stamford Bridge. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)