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European Under-21 Championship

Slovakia v Sweden background

Wednesday 28 June 2017 13.33 CET

Zlatan Ibrahimović was on target the second and last time Sweden Under-21s played Slovakia in a competitive fixture, with the teams renewing acquaintances after 15 years.

UEFA Futsal Cup

UEFA Futsal Cup final preview: Sporting CP v Inter

Saturday 29 April 2017 16.00 CET

Can record three-time winners Inter FS triumph in their seventh final or will Sporting CP emulate Benfica in 2010 by beating the Spanish giants? The lowdown on Sunday's Almaty decider.

UEFA Youth League

Weekly wonderkid: Hannes Wolf

Saturday 29 April 2017 11.30 CET

"A special player with a special quality," according to his youth coach Marco Rose, Hannes Wolf was the pick of Salzburg's performers in their UEFA Youth League triumph; checks him out.

UEFA Champions League

Leonardo Jardim: why Monaco's coach is hot property

Saturday 29 April 2017 11.00 CET

"I do not know if I'm going to end up being the [Sir Alex] Ferguson of Monaco," joked Leonardo Jardim, the Portuguese coach very much a man in demand after a splendid season in France.

UEFA Champions League

Past meetings: Real Madrid v Atlético in Europe

Saturday 29 April 2017 10.00 CET

The 2016/17 UEFA Champions League semi-final will mark Real Madrid and Atlético's eighth and ninth European encounters; looks back at their previous meetings.

UEFA-funded project to be Kazakhstan’s springboard to footballing success

Saturday 29 April 2017 9.00 CET

The Football Federation of Kazakhstan (KFF) has big plans to continue to develop the country’s football, with UEFA’s HatTrick programme playing a significant role in the construction of a new national footballing centre.


Dialogue with fans crucial – UEFA President

Thursday 27 April 2017 13.00 CET

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has met with supporters' groups in Nyon - and emphasised that listening to fans' interests is vital for the good of the game in Europe.


Czech football mourns Rajtoral

Monday 24 April 2017 9.14 CET

Former Czech international František Rajtoral, who appeared at UEFA EURO 2012 and won four league titles with Plzeň, has died in Turkey at the age of 31.


UEFA’s educational programme aims to look after tomorrow’s stars

Monday 24 April 2017 9.00 CET

UEFA put on a special educational session for players involved in the UEFA Youth League finals, teaching them about the laws of the game and dealing with the media amongst other things.


Ex-England defender Ugo Ehiogu dies aged 44

Friday 21 April 2017 10.29 CET

Tottenham Hotspur have announced that former England defender Ugo Ehiogu has died aged 44, the Spurs' Under-23 coach having suffered a cardiac arrest at the club's training base yesterday.

Guillemenot's UEFA Youth League view

Friday 21 April 2017 9.40 CET

A local boy coming home to play on the international stage, Barcelona's Jeremy Guillemenot shared his views on the UEFA Youth League as he prepares for action in the Nyon semi-finals.

Coaching talents to win UEFA Youth League titles

Wednesday 19 April 2017 10.00 CET

This season's UEFA Youth League finals kick off in Nyon on Friday. Speaking to the UEFA coaching publication The Technician, Chelsea FC’s development manager Adi Viveash remembers the English club's triumphs in the 2015 and 2016 tournaments, and explains his role in developing talented youngsters.

UEFA Champions League

The 2017/18 Champions League group stage as it stands

Friday 28 April 2017 21.55 CET

Basel have joined Bayern München in mathematically booking a place in next season's UEFA Champions League group stage. sees who would join them if the season ended now.

Basel clinch Swiss title and Champions League spot

Friday 28 April 2017 21.38 CET

A run of nine straight wins at the start of the season set Basel on course for a sixth successive Swiss Super League title, and they could yet do it by a record margin.

Can Real Madrid be first to retain their #UCL title?

Friday 28 April 2017 17.30 CET

It is one of the more remarkable pieces of football trivia: no team has ever won back-to-back titles in the UEFA Champions League era. Is this the year?

Who's played for Monaco and Juventus?

Friday 28 April 2017 15.30 CET

Reserve goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis is the 12th player to have represented both Monaco and Juventus – which puts the veteran in fairly impressive company.

Ronaldo v Atlético, Griezmann v Madrid

Friday 28 April 2017 13.15 CET

Ahead of Madrid and Atlético's semi-final, asks how Cristiano Ronaldo and Antoine Griezmann have fared in past derbies – and also wonders how you stop them.

Who are the most in-form teams in European football?

Friday 28 April 2017 9.30 CET

Real Madrid are 14 games unbeaten in Europe but Barcelona are now Spain's form team while Manchester United have not lost in 24 English league games.

UEFA Europa League

United weather derby storm, Celta lose at home

Thursday 27 April 2017 22.55 CET

Ten-man Manchester United extended their unbeaten Premier League run to 24 games after a derby stalemate, while semi-final opponents Celta Vigo succumbed to Sevilla.

Fancy meeting you here: Europe's local derbies

Thursday 27 April 2017 13.00 CET

With Atlético and Real Madrid set for their seventh and eighth UEFA club competition encounters in the semis, remembers the fixtures that took age-old rivalries to the biggest stages.

Yellow cards expire ahead of semi-finals

Wednesday 26 April 2017 10.00 CET

All yellow cards accrued by players in the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League since the start of the group stage have been wiped out ahead of the semi-finals.

Celta v Man. United background

Tuesday 25 April 2017 8.50 CET

Unbeaten in their last five European games, Celta will look to create a major upset in the UEFA Europa League semi-finals and get to the Stockholm decider at the expense of Manchester United.

Ajax v Lyon background

Tuesday 25 April 2017 8.45 CET

Ajax are within sight of the UEFA Europa League final as they welcome Lyon for their semi-final opener, and will hope their excellent home form can help pave the way to Stockholm.

United all smiles, Ajax, Lyon and Celta suffer

Sunday 23 April 2017 23.00 CET

Manchester United made light of Zlatan Ibrahimović's injury absence to close on the top four in England, but fellow semi-finalists Celta Vigo, Lyon and Ajax all suffered defeats.