Atletico Madrid confirms Super League participation

La Liga club Atletico Madrid has confirmed its participation in the European Super League.

Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid has been named as one of the 12 Founding Clubs of the European Super League.   -  Getty Images

La Liga club Atletico Madrid has confirmed its participation in the European Super League via a statement on its official website on Monday.

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The club, which was named as one of the 12 Founding Clubs on Sunday, confirmed this on Monday citing the COVID-19 pandemic for speeding up the instability in the existing European football economic model, while also saying it wishes to improve quality of competition throughout the continent.

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