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Examples from Formula 1 and IndyCar show similar blueprint for 'Super League'

The formation of a 'Super League' by the 12 richest football clubs in Europe has dominated the sports news in recent days. It is a remarkable attempt at a power grab that has the potential to change international football forever. Such a plan is not unique, certainly not in the world of motorsport, where such a situation has been encountered before. A situation in which the major teams in a racing class no longer accept the authority of an umbrella organisation and think they can set up a more attractive championship on their own is more common than you perhaps might think. In Formula 1, this has almost happened twice. Dispute between FISA and FOCA The first time it happened was in the...
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