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European Under-19 Championship

Hungary finish on a flourish

Friday 25 July 2014 20.58 CET

Israel 1-2 Hungary
First-half goals from Zsolt Kalmár and Norbert Balogh gave the hosts a win that secured third place in Group A at their opponents' expense.

European Under-19 Championship

Perfect Portugal beat Austria to top spot

Friday 25 July 2014 20.39 CET

Austria 1-2 Portugal
Tournament debutant Romário Baldé scored the winner, four minutes from time, as Hélio Sousa's charges topped Group A with a 100% record.

UEFA Champions League

Drogba's greatest UEFA Champions League hits

Friday 25 July 2014 19.30 CET

With Didier Drogba returning to Chelsea FC, recalls five of his top UEFA Champions League moments, including two hat-tricks and a final-winning penalty.

UEFA Champions League

Didier Drogba returns to Chelsea

Friday 25 July 2014 19.00 CET

Didier Drogba has rejoined Chelsea FC on a one-year contract from Galatasaray AŞ, two years after his penalty secured a UEFA Champions League triumph for the Blues.

UEFA Champions League

Benfica overhaul gives Jesus food for thought

Friday 25 July 2014 17.09 CET

SL Benfica may have lost Ezequiel Garay and Lazar Marković among other talents this summer, but Jorge Jesus is confident of building another team befitting of "this great club".

UEFA Europa League

FH and Stjarnan do Iceland proud

Friday 25 July 2014 16.22 CET

FH Hafnarfjördur and Stjarnan – the unbeaten top two in Iceland – carried their form into Europe, eliminating FC Neman Grodno and Motherwell FC respectively on Thursday.


Gibraltar hosts women's workshop

Friday 25 July 2014 11.25 CET

Several of Europe's smaller national associations have met to discuss their special women's football needs and objectives as part of the UEFA Women's Football Development Programme (WFDP).

TFF training centre opened

Thursday 24 July 2014 14.00 CET

The Turkish Football Federation has officially opened its new training and education centre in Istanbul – built with a contribution of UEFA's HatTrick assistance programme.

FSE fan congress in Italy

Thursday 24 July 2014 11.25 CET

Football followers came together to discuss the situation in Europe at the seventh European Football Fans Congress in Italy – organised by Football Supporters Europe.

Initial shortlist announced for 2013/14 UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Thursday 17 July 2014 17.00 CET

034 - Shortlist for Best Women’s Player in Europe Award also announced

UEFA Champions League

Emergency Panel decisions

Thursday 17 July 2014 14.30 CET

The UEFA Emergency Panel has made decisions on the current security and political situations in Israel, Ukraine and Russia, as well as the expiration of yellow cards.

UEFA•technician focuses on Schaaf

Thursday 17 July 2014 12.25 CET

UEFA's official coaching publication has an in-depth interview with Eintracht Frankfurt coach Thomas Schaaf, who explains how the job has changed over the years.

UEFA Champions League

Does Ryazantsev's rocket win your vote?

Friday 25 July 2014 9.28 CET

Aleksandr Ryazantsev set FC Rubin Kazan on their way to a shock 2-1 win at FC Barcelona in October 2009 with a stunning long-range strike, a goal he reminisces about here.

Finalised third qualifying round draw

Wednesday 23 July 2014 23.25 CET

The UEFA Champions League group stage edged a little closer this week as the lineup for the third qualifying round was finalised. has the full draw details.

Aurier joins Paris as Jallet leaves for Lyon

Wednesday 23 July 2014 23.18 CET

"I'm having an extraordinary summer," said Serge Aurier after joining Paris Saint-Germain on loan, filling the void created by Christophe Jallet's move to Olympique Lyonnais.

Legia score five to ease past St Patrick's

Wednesday 23 July 2014 23.15 CET

Saint Patrick's Athletic FC 0-5 Legia Warszawa (Agg:1-6)
The Polish champions turned on the style, scoring three late goals, to ease through to a meeting with Celtic FC in the next round.

Maribor cruise to victory against Zrinjski

Wednesday 23 July 2014 22.45 CET

NK Maribor 2-0 HŠK Zrinjski (agg: 2-0)
The Slovenian champions made home advantage count in the second leg to set up a third qualifying round tie against Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC.

Steaua edge past Strømsgodset

Wednesday 23 July 2014 22.15 CET

FC Steaua Bucureşti 2-0 Strømsgodset IF (agg: 3-0)
Two late goals from the Romanian champions secured a spot in the third qualifying round at the expense of their Norwegian counterparts.

UEFA Europa League

Elfsborg and Rosenborg relieved to get through

Thursday 24 July 2014 23.11 CET

IF Elfsborg rode their luck, Rosenborg BK made amends, while FC Chikhura Sachkere and Víkingur earned landmark wins in the second qualifying round deciders.

UEFA Europa League third qualifying round lineup

Thursday 24 July 2014 22.51 CET

FK Mladá Boleslav will meet Olympique Lyonnais and SKN St Pölten are taking on PSV Eindhoven as the third qualifying round lineup comes into focus.

Koper showing their mettle in Europe

Wednesday 23 July 2014 11.34 CET

On the verge of their "biggest success in Europe", Slovenian side FC Koper are already exceeding expectations, according to young midfielder Domen Črnigoj.

Confident Sligo turning a corner

Wednesday 23 July 2014 10.00 CET

Blossoming in Europe after four years of disappointment, Sligo Rovers FC are in sight of "a major achievement" as they prepare to host Rosenborg BK with a first-leg lead.

Trenčín winger Simon commanding attention

Wednesday 23 July 2014 9.10 CET

"He has outgrown the Slovakian league already," admitted AS Trenčín coach Martin Ševela, with 19-year-old winger Moses Simon blossoming in the UEFA Europa League.

Hansen relieved of his Rosenborg duties

Monday 21 July 2014 18.04 CET

Rosenborg BK, who trail Sligo Rovers FC 2-1 in their second qualifying round tie, have dismissed Per Joar Hansen as "performances weren't up to standard".