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European Soccer to Discuss Radical Changes to Champions League

European soccer’s top clubs are due to hold a secret meeting with UEFA on Tuesday to discuss potentially radical changes to the format of the Champions League, the most prestigious tournament in the game, according to several people familiar with the matter. After years of speculation, these will be the first formal talks between the bodies with the explicit intention of reshaping European soccer. Another proposal would move Champions League games from their midweek slots into the weekend—a change that would subvert the primacy of each country’s national league, including the English Premier League.