The Times admits error over 'DFL'
March 18, 2013
By ESPN staff
The Times newspaper has accepted that its story surrounding a Qatari-backed 'Dream Football League' "appears to have been invented" after an internal investigation.
The newspaper, founded in 1785 and among the most reputable in the United Kingdom, had run a story on Wednesday last week suggesting that Middle Eastern investors were prepared to fund a biennial summer tournament that would attempt to rival the Champions League ...