Super League: The War for Football
Find out what the future of European football holds as plans for a new super league emerge and threatens to split Europe's biggest clubs.
The series follows the lead-up to, and aftermath of, a proposed breakaway league in European football. The continuation of “Super League: The War for Football” covers the reaction from fans around the world, alongside unprecedented access to conversations with football's biggest stars and power players including Neymar Jr., Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Franck Ribery, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and more.
The four-part series takes an in-depth look at a battle that reveals how individuals on both sides of the debate seek to shape the future of football and how history could be made with a pan-European league. It is told through interviews with players, managers, owners and the people behind the scenes who are shaping the increasing power of football’s global brand.
Through this series viewers will get an inside look at the complex politics that steer a multi-billion dollar industry and to understand why football remains more than just a game. This is a story of love, ambition, money and power as the world’s most popular sport faces unprecedented change.
Premiere date: January 13, 2023
Production Company: All Rise Films, Words + Pictures
Executive Producers: Connor Schell, Libby Geist
Director: Jeff Zimbalist
Producers: Connor Schell, Libby Geist