Luis Rubiales is eager to see LaLiga Santander change format, and the Spanish Soccer Federation (RFEF) president has put some concepts on the desk.
His concepts are, put easy, to have fewer matches total and fewer groups within the high flight, however to have extra video games performed between groups competing for a similar objectives, with a ultimate section to be performed at impartial venues.
He hopes to have video games performed outdoors of Spain, and a contest resembling the Champions League’s format from 2024 onwards. Javier Tebas and LaLiga, although, aren’t keen to play ball.
Rubiales introduced on Wednesday that he could be hoping to formally focus on a brand new LaLiga Santander format with Tebas, although the latter instantly batted the suggestion away. After his feedback, everybody needed to know the identical issues: What modifications would he suggest? What does he wish to do? Is not is just like the Tremendous League’s concepts?
Completely different from the remainder of Europe
All throughout the continent, the foremost leagues have a primary two-round format that sees each crew play every of the others twice. From there, they’ve completely different tiebreakers and technique of promotion and relegation, however they’re virtually similar for essentially the most half.
Since Rubiales got here into his job on the RFEF, the format of the Segunda B, the Copa del Rey, the Supercopa de Espana and ladies’s soccer have all modified and managed to extend curiosity in them.
Now he desires to make modifications to the highest division in Spain, and there is a perception that the variety of groups competing in LaLiga Santander has wanted to be minimize for a while, following Germany and France.
A ultimate section and extra Clasicos
Rubiales desires extra younger individuals to interact with Spanish soccer and to have fewer tedious video games, one thing that sounds quite a bit like the explanations behind the proposal of the Tremendous League.
He is eager to have a ultimate section performed at impartial venues, and to have greater than two Clasicos performed in any given season.
This might result in an uncommon LaLiga Santander and will see video games performed outdoors of Spain, with FIFA’s approval. As issues stand, although, FIFA do not enable for home league matches to be performed outdoors of the nation to which the league belongs.