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European Under-17 Championship

Greece pip Ireland to win Group 4

Thursday 26 March 2015 23.49 CET

Three sides were in the running to top elite round Group 4 going into the final day, but a draw proved enough for Greece to edge the Republic of Ireland into second place.

European Under-17 Championship

Perfect England march into finals

Thursday 26 March 2015 23.45 CET

Defending champions England laid down a marker as they won all three games in elite round Group 6 to book their place in the finals, as Slovenia secured second spot.

European Championship

France momentum checked by impressive Brazil

Thursday 26 March 2015 23.22 CET

France 1-3 Brazil
Trailing to Raphaël Varane's header, Brazil levelled through Oscar before Neymar and Luiz Gustavo scored further goals in the second half.

European Championship

French centurions honoured before Brazil friendly

Thursday 26 March 2015 22.13 CET

Thierry Henry, Marcel Desailly, Zinédine Zidane, Patrick Vieira and Didier Deschamps received mementos as France honoured five of their six century appearance makers in Paris.

European Under-21 Championship

Jensen saves Denmark from defeat in Portugal

Thursday 26 March 2015 20.46 CET

Portugal 0-0 Denmark
Denmark had Jakob Jensen, who saved a first-half penalty, to thank for avoiding defeat against their fellow 2015 finalists.

European Under-17 Championship

Austria into finals after topping Group 5

Thursday 26 March 2015 19.32 CET

Paul Sahanek's late equaliser on the final day of elite round Group 5 meant Austria won the section ahead of hosts Russia, sealing a place in May's final tournament.



UEFA President's Congress delight

Tuesday 24 March 2015 18.48 CET

UEFA President Michel Platini has spoken of his delight at being re-elected for a third term at the UEFA Congress and welcomed another ex-player onto the UEFA Executive Committee.


Michel Platini re-elected UEFA President by acclamation

Tuesday 24 March 2015 16.23 CET

XXXIX Ordinary UEFA Congress: Michel Platini was re-elected UEFA President, with elections for the UEFA Executive Committee 2015–19 also held in Vienna.


Şenes Erzik – respectful and respected

Tuesday 24 March 2015 15.15 CET

Şenes Erzik has retired from his UEFA duties at the Congress in Vienna, and was given the highest praise by Michel Platini as he was made an honorary UEFA member.


Michel Platini re-elected as UEFA President

Tuesday 24 March 2015 13.10 CET

UEFA President Michel Platini has been re-elected for a third four-year term at the XXXIX Ordinary UEFA Congress in Vienna, and thanked Europe's national associations for their trust and support.


Distinguished guests speak in Vienna

Tuesday 24 March 2015 10.59 CET

The presidents of Austria, the Austrian Football Association and FIFA all spoke at the XXXIX UEFA Ordinary Congress, expressing their enthusiasm for UEFA's ongoing work.


'Football will always come first'

Tuesday 24 March 2015 10.20 CET

The report of the UEFA President and Executive Committee for 2013/14, approved at the Ordinary UEFA Congress, portrays the activities and decisions through an intensive year.

UEFA Champions League

Antonis Antoniadis: Greece's first European star

Wednesday 25 March 2015 11.44 CET

His nation's most lethal European scorer, Antonis Antoniadis's voyage to the 1971 European Cup final with Panathinaikos FC was almost as big a shock as Greece's EURO win.

Greece's biggest European success stories

Wednesday 25 March 2015 11.41 CET

Greece won UEFA EURO 2004, but – as we mark the nation's Independence Day – Greek players have made their mark in European club competition as well.

Who can follow Van Bronckhorst?

Tuesday 24 March 2015 19.00 CET

After Giovanni van Bronckhorst was appointed Feyenoord coach, we asked you on Twitter: which other big-name players are cut out for management in the near future?

How Simeone lifted the curse of Atlético

Tuesday 24 March 2015 15.41 CET

With Club Atlético de Madrid agreeing new terms until 2020 with Diego Simeone,'s Joseph Walker explains how the Argentinian has transformed the Rojiblancos.

Casillas carrying the torch for his fellow keepers

Tuesday 24 March 2015 13.00 CET

Speaking to, Real Madrid CF and Spain No1 Iker Casillas explains why goalkeepers deserve more praise and why great rival Gianluigi Buffon remains an inspiration.

Who you want in next season's Champions League

Monday 23 March 2015 22.16 CET

After VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach stunned FC Bayern München we asked you: which well-placed club do you want as a #NewFace in the UEFA Champions League next term?

UEFA Europa League

Europa League final ticket applications closed

Wednesday 25 March 2015 12.00 CET

Applications for international general public tickets for the 2015 UEFA Europa League final have closed, with applicants to learn if they have been successful by Friday 10 April.

Greece's biggest European success stories

Wednesday 25 March 2015 11.41 CET

Greece won UEFA EURO 2004, but – as we mark the nation's Independence Day – Greek players have made their mark in European club competition as well.

Club Brugge win Belgian Cup final thriller

Sunday 22 March 2015 22.19 CET

The Belgian Cup final was heading for extra time after an 88th-minute equaliser but Lior Refaelov's late volley earned Club Brugge KV their first major title in eight years.

UEFA Europa League talking points

Saturday 21 March 2015 15.58 CET looks back at some key moments you may have missed, including Sevilla FC's understudy goalkeeper, emerging threats and more success for Rafael Benítez.

Respect abounds between Club Brugge and Dnipro

Friday 20 March 2015 16.37 CET

Club Brugge KV and FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk's last-16 exploits have given Michel Preud'homme and Myron Markevych food for thought after their sides were drawn together.

Benítez looking forward to 'fascinating' tie

Friday 20 March 2015 16.00 CET

Rafael Benítez remains confident SSC Napoli can reach the semi-finals but concedes they must overcome one of the UEFA Europa League favourites in VfL Wolfsburg.