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UEFA Youth League

New dates for Youth League conclusion in Nyon

Tuesday 23 September 2014 11.08 CET

In a change to the original schedule, the UEFA Youth League semi-finals and final will be held on Friday 10 and Monday 13 April respectively at Nyon's Colovray Stadium.

UEFA welcomes match-fixing convention

Tuesday 23 September 2014 10.53 CET

UEFA has welcomed the Council of Europe convention on the manipulation of sports competitions, stressing the football family's determination to eradicate match-fixing.

Who are FC Olimpik Donetsk?

Tuesday 23 September 2014 9.05 CET

They are making an impressive top-flight debut only three years after reaching the second tier and field a 41-year-old player-president: introduces FC Olimpik Donetsk.

UEFA Champions League

Arsenal lose Debuchy for group stage

Monday 22 September 2014 16.20 CET

Arsenal FC defender Mathieu Debuchy will miss the whole UEFA Champions League group stage following an ankle operation that will rule him out for three months.

FIFA Women's World Cup

Seedings set for Women's World Cup play-off draw

Monday 22 September 2014 15.24 CET

Italy and the Netherlands will be seeded to play either Scotland or Ukraine in Tuesday's FIFA Women's World Cup play-off semi-final streamed live at 14.00CET.

Who are SC Paderborn?

Monday 22 September 2014 13.12 CET

SC Paderborn scored from 83m to lead the Bundesliga; we profile the top-flight newcomers with their mix of outcasts, oddballs, a formerly homeless player and a convict.


60 years

UEFA open day: see behind the scenes

Saturday 20 September 2014 12.42 CET

UEFA will mark its 60th birthday by opening its doors to the public and sharing its passion for football – go behind the scenes at the House of European Football and join the celebrations.

London to host UEFA EURO 2020 final

Friday 19 September 2014 14.00 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee has selected the thirteen host cities that will stage matches at UEFA EURO 2020.

Executive Committee

Milan to host 2016 UEFA Champions League final

Thursday 18 September 2014 19.24 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee has confirmed the venues for the 2016 European club finals, the UEFA Youth League as a permanent competition with a new format and procedures for concussions.

European football adopts code of conduct on integrity

Thursday 18 September 2014 16.00 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee today approved a code of conduct which aims to promote the highest standards of conduct in the organisation, playing and officiating of the game.

Coaches relish football talks

Wednesday 17 September 2014 11.39 CET

European national-team coaches welcomed the opportunity to get together and talk football at the FIFA/UEFA Conference for National Coaches and Technical Directors.

World Cup analysis in St Petersburg

Monday 15 September 2014 15.17 CET

FIFA and UEFA's St Petersburg technical conference is giving European associations a chance to discuss the technical side of the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals.

UEFA Champions League


Fantasy: Paolo turns to Tévez

Monday 22 September 2014 9.45 CET's man in the know in Milan, Paolo Menicucci gives his UEFA Champions League Fantasy Football observations based on the weekend's domestic action.


Fantasy: Andrew considers Arsenal duo

Monday 22 September 2014 9.35 CET's Andrew Haslam looks back over the weekend's domestic action for some Fantasy pointers, with Arsenal FC's Mesut Özil and Danny Welbeck catching the eye.


Fantasy: Vassiliki on Olympiacos

Monday 22 September 2014 9.13 CET's star Tipster Vassiliki Papantonopoulou monitors two value signings from local club Olympiacos FC and cannot recommend in-form FC Zenit highly enough.

Lampard denies Chelsea, Spanish duo cruise

Sunday 21 September 2014 23.57 CET

While Frank Lampard earned Manchester City FC a 1-1 draw against former employers Chelsea FC, Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona managed 13 goals between them in Spain.

Lyon conjure late leveller at Paris

Sunday 21 September 2014 23.15 CET

Samuel Umtiti struck six minutes from time to earn Olympique Lyonnais a 1-1 draw at Paris Saint-Germain, after useful wins for AS Saint-Étienne and AS Monaco FC.

Barcelona hit five, Sevilla go second

Sunday 21 September 2014 22.54 CET

FC Barcelona earned their biggest win of the season at Levante UD to remain top of the Liga, while Sevilla FC moved up to second with a third successive victory.

UEFA Europa League

Europa League matchday one facts and figures

Saturday 20 September 2014 14.29 CET looks at all the key statistics from the first round of group games, notably the scoring feats of FC Steaua Bucureşti and PAOK FC and three rapid hat-tricks.

Kucharczyk: Victorious Legia aiming at Warsaw

Friday 19 September 2014 9.00 CET

Michał Kucharczyk says Legia Warszawa's goal is "to reach the final" at home after beating KSC Lokeren OV 1-0 "because of one counterattack" for Hans Vanaken.

Belhanda and Lens on Dynamo Kyiv superiority

Friday 19 September 2014 9.00 CET

FC Dynamo Kyiv pair Younes Belhanda and Jeremain Lens were left to reflect on a job well done after giving Rio Ave FC a hostile welcome to European football.

Mirallas says clinical Everton want more

Friday 19 September 2014 8.11 CET

Kevin Mirallas was thrilled as Everton FC responded to their "big day" after four years out of Europe by beating VfL Wolfsburg, Kevin De Bruyn lamenting "the dumbest mistakes".

Gâlcă and Keșerü on Steaua feat against AaB

Friday 19 September 2014 8.04 CET

Constantin Gâlcă said FC Steaua Bucureşti's introduction of Raul Rusescu and some choice words at half-time as inspiration for six second-half goals against "disappointed" Aalborg BK.

Richards wants Fiorentina to go all the way

Friday 19 September 2014 8.00 CET

"We want to go as far as we can," said ACF Fiorentina defender Micah Richards after celebrating his Viola debut with a 3-0 win over EA Guingamp in their Group K opener.