Firmly, together with UEFA, we love great business. Between the recent creation of the Conference League and the overhaul of the Champions League from the 2024/2025 season, the organization that rules European football does not hesitate to reshape its various leagues to try to make them more attractive and interesting.
This is according to WatchmanNow, UEFA wants to completely reshape the European Super Cup. Currently, there is a summer feud between the Champions League winner and the European League winner. This season, Real Madrid won, and easily beat Frankfurt. But in the future, there should be more difference.
Thus, the Final Four format is under consideration, with four teams, with the semi-finals and the final. A bit like what was done in the Champions League during the Covid season, or what was put in place in Spain for the domestic Super Cup. Only, UEFA wants to open its borders, because in addition to the winner of the most prestigious European competitions, we also invite the winner of the Conference League as well as … the winner of the MLS.
Above all, this tournament will be moved to American soil, hence the presence of the winner of the American Championship. A way to gain new income and export competition to a potentially very interesting market for UEFA. However, it remains to be seen what the main stakeholders will think, the players, who already have to contend with an infernal schedule…