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UEFA Champions League

Champions League group stage sides' transfers

Monday 29 August 2016 17.30 CET

This season's UEFA Champions League group stage teams have been busy plotting their bids ahead of the new campaign. Keep track of every deal in our round-up.

UEFA Champions League

Monaco aglow after ‘super’ August

Monday 29 August 2016 16.45 CET

Leonardo Jardim's team completed a sparkling month by defeating French champions Paris Saint-Germain and can look forward to the UEFA Champions League in good heart.

UEFA Champions League

Manchester City off to a flyer under Guardiola

Monday 29 August 2016 16.00 CET

Pep Guardiola has begun life at Manchester City with five impressive wins and our team reporter Simon Hart gives his thoughts on their fine start to the season.

Top European club coaches to meet at UEFA

Monday 29 August 2016 12.01 CET

The 18th UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum will take place at the House of European Football in Nyon on the afternoon of Wednesday 31 August.

World Cup

Road to World Cup begins with first European Qualifiers

Monday 29 August 2016 10.01 CET

European Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup start on Sunday, with Germany launching their title defence in Norway and UEFA EURO 2016 winners Portugal facing Switzerland.

UEFA Youth League

UEFA Youth League knockout draw on Tuesday

Monday 29 August 2016 9.41 CET

The UEFA Youth League knockout draw is streamed live at 12:00CEST on Tuesday with the 32 entrants in the domestic champions path discovering their route to the play-offs.


UEFA Europa League

Stockholm 2017 final identity revealed

Friday 26 August 2016 12.49 CET

The 2017 UEFA Europa League final design for Stockholm reflects the unique characteristics of the Swedish capital and combines it with the thrill of the competition.


European Football Yearbook out now

Friday 26 August 2016 12.32 CET

Get your copy of the 2016/17 European Football Yearbook which was launched in Monaco this week – in its 29th year, the only annual of authority and prestige devoted to the European club and national team game.

Evolution of UEFA club competitions for 2018-21 cycle

Friday 26 August 2016 10.15 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee has approved ammendments to the UEFA club competitions for the 2018-21 cycle

UEFA Champions League

UEFA club competition format from 2018: Q&A

Friday 26 August 2016 10.00 CET

There will be a new qualifying system for UEFA club competitions from 2018 but the format of both will remain the same. Our Q&A explains all.

Ada Hegerberg and Cristiano Ronaldo voted UEFA Best Players in Europe 2015/16

Thursday 25 August 2016 21.00 CET

Ada Hegerberg and Cristiano Ronaldo have been named UEFA Best Players in Europe for the 2015/16 season at a ceremony which took place in Monaco.

UEFA Champions League

Cardiff 2017 final identity launched

Thursday 25 August 2016 16.00 CET

The brand design for the 2017 UEFA Champions League final in Cardiff features a stylised representation of the Welsh dragon together with the UEFA Champions League trophy.

UEFA Champions League

All the Champions League teams' weekend results

Sunday 28 August 2016 19.40 CET

Monaco set the cat among the Ligue 1 pigeons on Sunday night by beating Paris 3-1, following wins for the likes of Barcelona, Madrid, Bayern, Dortmund and Manchester City.

The best ever coaches: Brian Clough

Sunday 28 August 2016 1.49 CET

Dubbed 'Old Big 'Ead' in England for his supposed arrogance, Brian Clough showed he had the talent to back up the chat with two European Cup wins at Nottingham Forest.

UEFA Champions League draw: media reaction

Friday 26 August 2016 10.59 CET

Real Madrid v Dortmund, Barcelona v Manchester City and Atlético v Bayern are the standout ties as group-of-death-specialists Manchester City and Gladbach awake to Groundhog Day.

Evolution of UEFA club competitions from 2018

Friday 26 August 2016 10.30 CET

The top four teams from the four highest-ranked associations will enter the UEFA Champions League group stage from 2018 after new formats were confirmed for both major club competitions.


UEFA club competition format from 2018: Q&A

Friday 26 August 2016 10.00 CET

There will be a new qualifying system for UEFA club competitions from 2018 but the format of both will remain the same. Our Q&A explains all.

Group H analysis: Juventus, Sevilla, Lyon, Dinamo

Thursday 25 August 2016 21.00 CET

"We will need to be very careful and focused," said Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri, wary of his side being billed as section favourites by their Group H rivals.

UEFA Europa League

United, Shakhtar and Feyenoord stay perfect

Monday 29 August 2016 0.00 CET

Manchester United, Shakhtar Donetsk and Feyenoord all enjoyed another victorious weekend, but there were dropped points for the likes of Schalke, Roma and Athletic.

Five things you didn't know about João Mário

Sunday 28 August 2016 23.30 CET

Highly rated midfielder João Mário has joined Internazionale from Sporting CP. Paolo Menicucci gives us the lowdown on Portugal's UEFA EURO 2016 winner.

Who has never lost a UEFA club competition game?

Sunday 28 August 2016 16.12 CET

Serie A hopefuls Sassuolo have reached the UEFA Europa League group stage unbeaten in their maiden European campaign. Who else has yet to lose in Europe?

Manchester United in Europe: finals, numbers

Sunday 28 August 2016 11.51 CET

Manchester United's entry in the UEFA Europa League means they could be only the fifth club to win all three major European trophies: watch all their past final triumphs.

Group fixtures set for UEFA Europa League

Friday 26 August 2016 15.46 CET

The group stage will kick off on 15 September with Feyenoord hosting Manchester United and Ajax replaying a European Cup final against Panathinaikos after the fixtures were confirmed.

The ties that bind United, Feyenoord, Fenerbahçe

Friday 26 August 2016 15.30 CET

Draws always throw up some close associations, but the links that bind Group A rivals Feyenoord, Manchester United and Fenerbahçe are remarkable – just ask Robin van Persie.