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UEFA Champions League

Huntelaar edges Schalke past Augsburg

Friday 31 October 2014 22.45 CET

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar's fourth league goal of the season, from Atsuto Uchida's cross, proved decisive as FC Schalke 04 saw off FC Augsburg to rise to seventh in the Bundesliga.

UEFA Champions League

Reims rally to frustrate Monaco

Friday 31 October 2014 22.30 CET

Benjamin Moukandjo struck ten minutes from time to earn Stade de Reims a 1-1 draw at AS Monaco FC, leaving Leonardo Jardim's side seven points off the Ligue 1 summit.

European Championship

Disciplinary decision on Romania-Hungary match

Friday 31 October 2014 17.25 CET

UEFA's Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body has announced its decision after incidents that occurred during the European Qualifiers Group F game between Romania and Hungary.

European Women's Under-17 Championship

Romania complete elite round lineup

Friday 31 October 2014 16.21 CET

Best third-placed team Romania have completed the 24-strong lineup for the elite round with the draw streamed live on at 12.15CET on 19 November.

European Women's Under-17 Championship

England achieve goal with Russia

Friday 31 October 2014 16.01 CET

"We came for nine points and achieved our goal," said new England manager John Griffiths after they and Russia progressed from qualifying round Group 1.

European Under-17 Championship

Under-17 elite round lineup set

Friday 31 October 2014 15.30 CET

Ukraine, Wales, Israel, Azerbaijan and Northern Ireland have been confirmed as the five best third-placed teams completing the 32-nation lineup for the elite round.



Finnish honour for Michel Platini

Friday 31 October 2014 10.08 CET

At a ceremony in Finland, UEFA President Michel Platini received the prestigious Erik von Frenckell medal for his outstanding work on behalf of football and achievements in the game.

Homeless World Cup breaking new ground

Wednesday 29 October 2014 11.54 CET

UEFA's social responsibility partner the Homeless World Cup has launched an innovative project to raise funds, aiming to build a virtual stadium with room for one million people.

Women's programme invests in the future

Wednesday 29 October 2014 9.47 CET

The UEFA Women in Football Leadership Programme is accelerating a development process which will bring more women into senior positions in European football.

Viviane Reding praises UEFA's women's drive

Tuesday 28 October 2014 16.34 CET

MEP and former European Commission vice-president Viviane Reding visited UEFA and praised the European body for its efforts to bring more women into leadership roles.

Women's leadership focus

Monday 27 October 2014 9.03 CET

UEFA's Women in Football Leadership Programme aims to bring more women into senior positions in football, with the latest seminar taking place in Nyon this week.

Disciplinary decision on Serbia-Albania match

Friday 24 October 2014 10.50 CET

Disciplinary decisions announced following incidents during the European Qualifier match between Serbia and Albania

UEFA Champions League

Masterclass: Dzagoev on the killer pass

Friday 31 October 2014 10.25 CET

As PFC CSKA Moskva prepare for their crucial trip to Manchester City FC, Alan Dzagoev presents the latest UEFA Training Ground masterclass on the perfect through ball.

Revenges sweet: Great matchday four recoveries

Friday 31 October 2014 10.00 CET

With sides meeting for a second time in as many weeks, finds that plenty of teams snarled back at their opponents after being beaten soundly on matchday three.


Founding a dynasty: Madrid's European debut

Friday 31 October 2014 9.00 CET

Champions Matchday's Sheridan Bird looks back at Real Madrid CF's first ever European Cup tie, a narrow win in Geneva in 1955 that began the road to 'La Décima'.


Technical area: Dutch masterclass

Thursday 30 October 2014 11.00 CET

Champions Matchday editor Paul Simpson explains how Josep Guardiola's formation got the very best from Arjen Robben in FC Bayern München's 7-1 win in Rome.

Messi's top UEFA Champions League goals

Thursday 30 October 2014 9.10 CET reflects on Lionel Messi's most notable goals to date in Europe's elite competition with the 27-year-old bidding to add another milestone to his record collection.

Ronaldo's top UEFA Champions League goals

Thursday 30 October 2014 9.09 CET reflects on Cristiano Ronaldo's landmark goals to date in Europe's elite competition as the 29-year-old looks set to add to his impressive record collection.

UEFA Europa League

Myths, heroes and legends: PAOK in focus

Friday 31 October 2014 10.00 CET

A Two-Headed Eagle flying high in Greece: Vassiliki Papantonopoulou gives the lowdown on PAOK FC, revealing the myths, history and heroes behind the club.

Trabzonspor trials test Halilhodžić's patience

Thursday 30 October 2014 12.33 CET

"I believe the worst is behind us," said Vahid Halilhodžić, with UEFA Europa League successes a relief after a shaky domestic start to his second spell at Trabzonspor AŞ.

Flawless trio looking for knockout blow

Wednesday 29 October 2014 9.13 CET

Three teams are coming into matchday four in the UEFA Europa League with 100% records, with the round of 32 creeping into view for the star group stage performers.

Is Umtiti's stunner your choice?

Tuesday 28 October 2014 9.03 CET

"Every time I see it, I feel something," said Samuel Umtiti about the incredible volley he hit at White Hart Lane in 2013, a contender in UEFA's 60 best goals poll.

Rusescu to miss out for Steaua and Romania

Monday 27 October 2014 15.51 CET

The UEFA Europa League group stage's top scorer Raul Rusescu is to miss FC Steaua București trip to Rio Ave FC after suffering a fracture cheekbone.

Alan absent for Salzburg

Monday 27 October 2014 13.49 CET

FC Salzburg's Alan, whose tally of four UEFA Europa League goals this season is bettered only by Raul Rucescu, has been ruled out for a month due to torn ankle ligaments.