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Bundesliga takes Serie A spot

The Deutsche Fussball Liga (DFL) has confirmed there will be four Bundesliga entrants in the Champions League for the 2012-13 season. Serie A will only have three places as a result.

After recent disappointment for Serie A teams in Europe - all three Italian sides in the Champions League lost their home ties while Napoli were eliminated from the Europa League - German sides have moved ahead in the UEFA co-efficient rankings.

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crazyturkey4138d ago

Saw that coming. Now Spain should lose at least one spot two. They only need 2 to be honest.

kulka4138d ago (Edited 4138d ago )

If you took them of Spain who would get it? Germany has only 1 or 2 good teams France has two. only option would be England which has at least 6 team's capable of doing well in the champion's league

crazyturkey4137d ago

I was thinking giving those spots to less known leagues or something.

Mozilla894137d ago

The Champions League does have teams from unknown leagues it's just that they rarely make it out of qualifying and into the actual tournament.

Maybe they could let the winners of the Champions League equivalent in Asia and the Americas compete? Or maybe give a spot to the winners of the Europa League.