It is intended that the European Super League continues without English clubs, according to reports.
A remarkable few hours on Thursday saw all six Premier League clubs (Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal) withdraw from the European Super League.
In what turned out to be 48 hours of turmoil, English football clubs signed up to be a part of the competition that featured six other clubs from Italy and Spain.
Respective Football Federations of the clubs involved, including governing bodies UEFA and FIFA, spoke out condemning the talk of a breakaway league.
Germany saw Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich publicly deny their involvement in Florentino Perez's flagship competition with German associations DFB and DFL releasing a joint statement speaking out against the idea.
The joint German bodies emphasised how "appalled" they were with the plans, in their statement they said: "German football – the DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and the German Football Association (DFB) – is appalled by the foundation of a Super League. We stand in solidarity with UEFA and its President Aleksander Ceferin.
"At the same time, we support all signalled countermeasures by FIFA, UEFA and the affected national leagues and associations.
"We are aware that this may also affect the selection of German national team players that are contracted at such Super League clubs."
Prior to Chelsea's goalless draw with Brighton and Hove Albion, fans of the Blues took to Stamford Bridge in protest of the proposal.
In light of this, Technical Director Petr Cech confronted fans about the gathering with representatives of Thomas Tuchel's side becoming the first club to table plans. Hours later, Manchester City were the first to publicly pull out of the developing plans.
AC Milan became the first non-English club to withdraw following not long after all six Premier League clubs withdrew.
United chief Ed Woodward announced his resignation in light of the crumbling of the European Super League, which will see him depart as an Old Trafford official at the end of the season. Just some 24 hours earlier, he was in the crosshairs of UEFA president Aleksandr Ceferin.
Shortly before 11pm, Liverpool Football Club released a 47-word and two-paragraph statement announcing their withdrawal.
North London sides, Arsenal and Spurs, produced their own statements with apologies instilled in their withdrawal.
According to reports in Spain, there is still an intention to continue with the proposals without the Premier League clubs.
With the developing news, there had been talks that Inter Milan were looking to withdraw their agreement, although nothing has been confirmed as of yet.
As it stands, the founding members Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Juventus and Inter Milan remain. But with the unpredictability of the European Super League, it could very well change whether it increases or decreases.