Explained: How Champions League reforms mean the League Cup risks being scrapped

Manchester City

The European Club Association (ECA) has put together plans to revamp Europe’s biggest club competition from 2024.

According to The Sun, the changes would put the League Cup at risk of extinction due to the increased number of fixtures that top clubs would be involved in.

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Alasdair Mackenzie is a freelance journalist based in Rome, and a FourFourTwo contributor since 2015. When not pulling on the FFT shirt, he can be found at Reuters, The Times and the i. An Italophile since growing up on a diet of Football Italia on Channel 4, he now counts himself among thousands of fans sharing a passion for Ross County and Lazio.