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UEFA Champions League

Self-sufficient Malmö look well set

Tuesday 2 September 2014 13.00 CET

Malmö FF's team that reached the UEFA Champions League group stage had ten local players – taking part in the UEFA Youth League should ensure future success too.

UEFA Champions League

Zenit striker Hulk out for four to six weeks

Tuesday 2 September 2014 12.50 CET

FC Zenit will face SL Benfica and AS Monaco FC in their first two Group C games without Hulk, who could be sidelined till mid-October by a thigh injury sustained at the weekend.

UEFA Champions League

Rejuvenated Sporting look to the future

Tuesday 2 September 2014 12.31 CET

A resurgent Sporting Clube de Portugal are back among Europe's elite after a six-year absence and boast an exciting young team despite some key departures.

European Championship

Given has 'unfinished business' with Ireland

Tuesday 2 September 2014 10.50 CET

"There was unfinished business," said Shay Given after the Republic of Ireland goalkeeper ended a two-year international retirement, admitting: "I missed the buzz."

European Championship

New-look qualifiers begin road to France

Tuesday 2 September 2014 9.45 CET

The European Qualifiers kick off this weekend, with Spain launching their defence among 25 matches taking place between Sunday and Tuesday. We pick out the highlights.

UEFA Champions League

UEFA Champions League transfer round-up

Tuesday 2 September 2014 1.01 CET

The transfer window has closed and has extensive details of squad changes at the 32 UEFA Champions League clubs, including several notable deadline-day deals.


UEFA Europa League

Event design for 2015 Europa League final

Friday 29 August 2014 11.31 CET

The visual identity of the 2015 UEFA Europa League final gives an imaginative impression of the streets of Warsaw packed with fans, with the trophy itself rising out of National Stadium.

UEFA Champions League

2015 Champions League final identity

Friday 29 August 2014 11.15 CET

A new visual identity has been created especially for this season's UEFA Champions League final, which will take place at the Olympiastadion in Berlin on Saturday 6 June 2015.

NSPCC awarded Monaco charity cheque

Thursday 28 August 2014 22.19 CET

The Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) at the United Kingdom's National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has received the 2014 UEFA Monaco Charity Award.

Nadine Kessler and Cristiano Ronaldo voted UEFA Best Players in Europe 2013/14

Thursday 28 August 2014 21.37 CET

VfL Wolfsburg midfielder Nadine Kessler has been named the UEFA Best Women’s Player in Europe Award for the 2013/14 season and Real Madrid CF forward Cristiano Ronaldo was named the winner of the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award for the 2013/14 season.

UEFA Champions League

European Football Yearbook launched in Monaco

Thursday 28 August 2014 19.04 CET

UEFA Champions League-winning coach Carlo Ancelotti calls the 2014/15 European Football Yearbook, which is published today, "a unique and fascinating insight".

UEFA award for child protection in sport

Thursday 28 August 2014 14.32 CET

UEFA President Michel Platini will present the 2014 UEFA Monaco Charity Award cheque for €1m to Anne Tiivas from the UK National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.

UEFA Champions League

The new breed of young talent at Barcelona

Monday 1 September 2014 18.45 CET

Munir El Haddadi and Sandro Rodríguez look to be leading a new vanguard of young talent that hints at a bright future for FC Barcelona, writes Richard Martin.

Cerci aims to join Italy's past leading lights in Spain

Monday 1 September 2014 18.08 CET

With Club Atlético de Madrid having signed Alessio Cerci from Torino FC, looks at previous Italian players who excelled during their time in Spain's top flight.

Madrid take Hernández on loan from United

Monday 1 September 2014 14.40 CET

UEFA Champions League holders Real Madrid CF have added to their options by bringing in striker Javier Hernández on a season-long loan deal from Manchester United FC.

Mitroglou rejoins much-changed Olympiacos

Monday 1 September 2014 9.27 CET

"I can only promise to do what I do best: score goals" said Kostas Mitroglou after returning "home" to Olympiacos FC in search of form – there have been some changes, though.


Mixed fortunes for European heavyweights

Monday 1 September 2014 0.27 CET

Real Madrid CF and Manchester City FC both lost and FC Bayern München were held on a weekend that brought six goals for Chelsea FC and three for Zlatan Ibrahimović.

Schalke shorn of Santana for Group G start

Sunday 31 August 2014 21.36 CET

FC Schalke 04 paid a high price for Saturday's draw against FC Bayern München, with Felipe Santana set to miss the start of their UEFA Champions League campaign.

UEFA Europa League

UEFA Europa League transfer round-up

Tuesday 2 September 2014 0.30 CET rounds up a hectic summer of transfer activity at the 48 clubs who will compete in the group stage, including all the updates from Monday's deadline day.

Europa League technical report out now

Sunday 31 August 2014 9.39 CET

Download the 2013/14 UEFA Europa League technical report for a comprehensive review of last season, when Sevilla FC claimed the trophy for the third time in Turin.

Ranieri outlines Greece objectives

Friday 29 August 2014 19.20 CET

Speaking at his first press conference as Greece coach, Claudio Ranieri laid out his plans for his two-year deal – qualifying for UEFA EURO 2016 and youth development.

Group fixtures set for UEFA Europa League

Friday 29 August 2014 15.11 CET

The opening day on 18 September will include Sevilla FC v Feyenoord, Everton v VfL Wolfsburg and ACF Fiorentina v EA Guingamp after the group schedule was set.

Sevilla face Feyenoord, Standard and Rijeka

Friday 29 August 2014 14.27 CET

Holders Sevilla take on another former winner, Feyenoord, in Group G following the draw in Monaco, while finals hosts Legia Warszawa face a reunion with Trabzonspor AŞ.

Dudek named Europa League final ambassador

Friday 29 August 2014 13.30 CET

Jerzy Dudek, who won 60 caps for Poland, described himself as proud and honoured to have been named ambassador for the 2015 UEFA Europa League final in Warsaw.