5 most concerning aspects of Premier League proposals pushed by Man Utd and Liverpool

Culture Secretary criticises overhaul plans for English top-flight



The English football pyramid could be set for a drastic overhaul as Manchester United and Liverpool lead ‘Project Big Picture’.

Proposals revealed by The Telegraph have shown the drastic changes being planned in an ‘extraordinary overhaul’.

Much has been made of what has been described as a ‘power grab’ by top clubs and met with widespread condemnation from across the football world.

EFL chairman Rick Parry insists the drastic overhaul would be for the “greater good of the game” and includes several financial packages to support those lower down the pyramid as football grapples with the costs of the COVID-19 pandemic.

But several elements of the detailed proposal are cause for concern – here’s a look at five points which are most worrying for football fans.

Rick Parry holding a sign: EFL chairman Rick Parry has defended proposals for Project Big Picture

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EFL chairman Rick Parry has defended proposals for

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