Platini: Champions League ‘destroyed’ competitions
UEFA President Michel Platini says the Champions League has
”killed off, destroyed” other European competitions.
Platini tells German daily Bild that Europe’s second club
competition, the Europa League, has been damaged by the dominance
of the Champions League.
The Frenchman says UEFA wants to ”enhance the Europa League
Platini also defends his support for the 2022 World Cup in
Qatar, suggesting it is held in winter to avoid summer temperatures
and that neighboring states also host the tournament.
Platini says he has not yet decided whether to run for the FIFA
presidency in 2015.