How the European Super League united football against the games wealthy owners – CNN International
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Mourinho sacked as Tottenham Hotspur manager”,”duration”:”00:57″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/sports/2021/04/19/jose-mourinho-sacked-tottenham-hotspur-premier-league-football-spt-intl.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”sports/2021/04/19/jose-mourinho-sacked-tottenham-hotspur-premier-league-football-spt-intl.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210319101738-jose-mourinho-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/sports/2021/04/19/jose-mourinho-sacked-tottenham-hotspur-premier-league-football-spt-intl.cnn/video/playlists/intl-sports-football/”,”description”:”Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur after just 17 months in charge, the club announced in a statement on April 19.”,”descriptionText”:”Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur after just 17 months in charge, the club announced in a statement on April 19.”},{“title”:”‘Football is not about pounds, dollars … it’s about flesh and blood, people'”,”duration”:”02:27″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/sports/2021/04/19/mike-calvin-european-super-league-reaction-football-spt-intl.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”sports/2021/04/19/mike-calvin-european-super-league-reaction-football-spt-intl.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210419112658-liverpool-champions-league-fans-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/sports/2021/04/19/mike-calvin-european-super-league-reaction-football-spt-intl.cnn/video/playlists/intl-sports-football/”,”description”:”Sports journalist and author Mike Calvin tells CNN World Sport that football belongs to the fans and is “not about pounds or dollars” in regards to the formation of a European Super League.”,”descriptionText”:”Sports journalist and author Mike Calvin tells CNN World Sport that football belongs to the fans and is “not about pounds or dollars” in regards to the formation of a European Super League.”},{“title”:”European soccer clubs 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Ahead of the team’s long-awaited kickoff, McConaughey shares his passion for the city of Austin, how his Brazilian wife Camila helped influence his love of the beautiful game and the intersect of sports and politics.”,”descriptionText”:”Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey loves sport and is a minority owner of new MLS franchise Austin FC. Ahead of the team’s long-awaited kickoff, McConaughey shares his passion for the city of Austin, how his Brazilian wife Camila helped influence his love of the beautiful game and the intersect of sports and politics.”},{“title”:”Otto Addo: Dortmund assistant manager paves the way for Black coaches in Germany”,”duration”:”03:03″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/sports/2021/04/01/otto-addo-borussia-dortmund-black-coaches-football-germany-spt-intl-lon-orig-cmd.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”sports/2021/04/01/otto-addo-borussia-dortmund-black-coaches-football-germany-spt-intl-lon-orig-cmd.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210405001548-otto-addo-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/sports/2021/04/01/otto-addo-borussia-dortmund-black-coaches-football-germany-spt-intl-lon-orig-cmd.cnn/video/playlists/intl-sports-football/”,”description”:”Former Ghana international Otto Addo is Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund’s assistant manager. 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