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European Championship

Latvia v Czech Republic background

Thursday 3 September 2015 19.00 CET

Having avoided defeat against the Czech Republic for the first time in their opening Group A encounter, Latvia can dream of avenging a 2-1 defeat at UEFA EURO 2004.

UEFA Champions League

What Arturo Vidal can bring to Bayern

Tuesday 28 July 2015 15.15 CET

"If I was going to war, I'd always take him with me," a Juventus team-mate said of Arturo Vidal; reporters ponder the midfielder's move to Bayern München.

UEFA Champions League

Champions League group stage sides' transfers

Tuesday 28 July 2015 15.00 CET

Keep up to date with all this summer's confirmed transfers for the 22 teams who are already assured of a place in the UEFA Champions League group stage.

UEFA Champions League

Emotional Jevtić relishes Lech's Basel tie

Tuesday 28 July 2015 9.15 CET

"Football writes amazing stories and this one is unbelievable," said Darko Jevtić, who left boyhood club Basel for Lech Poznań last year only to be reunited this week.

UEFA Europa League

Europa League: What to look out for

Tuesday 28 July 2015 9.00 CET

The likes of Borussia Dortmund and Sampdoria start their campaigns in this week's third qualifying round first legs.'s correspondents mark your cards.

European Women's Under-19 Championship

Pick of the 2015 WU19 EURO photos

Monday 27 July 2015 22.30 CET

Check out the best images from the past two weeks in Israel: behind the scenes, profile shots and, or course, match photos covering the full spectrum of emotions.


UEFA welcomes European Court of Justice ruling on financial fair play

Wednesday 22 July 2015 15.30 CET

UEFA welcomes the ruling of the European Court of Justice declaring "manifestly inadmissible" the request for a preliminary ruling on the legality of financial fair play

European Under-19 Championship

Laura Georges at Women's Under-19 in Israel

Tuesday 21 July 2015 16.05 CET

Laura Georges was put through her paces by the Israel women's Under-19 team in Herzliya as she visited the players as part of her role as a UEFA women's football development ambassador.


Netherlands mourns former striker Nanninga

Tuesday 21 July 2015 15.15 CET

Former Netherlands striker Dick Nanninga, who scored for the Oranje in the 1978 FIFA World Cup final against Argentina, has passed away at the age of 66.


A time to dream

Friday 17 July 2015 13.14 CET

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino has urged clubs taking part in the early stages to believe in their chances of progress in this season's UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League.

UEFA Football and Social Responsibility Report

Thursday 16 July 2015 11.31 CET

The 2013/14 season’s activities illustrate how football can contribute to society

Italy launches CFM edition

Thursday 16 July 2015 11.01 CET

Coverciano hosted the first seminar as Italy became the latest member association to kick off a national edition of the UEFA Certificate in Football Management (UEFA CFM) programme.

UEFA Champions League

Champions League first legs: Your guide

Monday 27 July 2015 21.20 CET

In-form Shakhtar visit Fenerbahçe, Steaua rely on a new signing to shine and Darko Jevtić has an emotional Basel reunion:'s correspondents preview the first legs.

Drogba joins Champions League winners in MLS

Monday 27 July 2015 21.15 CET

With ex-Chelsea striker Didier Drogba having joined the Montreal Impact, shines a spotlight on the UEFA Champions League winners in Major League Soccer.


Vote for your #UEFABestSave

Monday 27 July 2015 14.43 CET

There are ten contenders for UEFA's save of the season in our new application; watch them all and vote for your favourite before the deadline on Tuesday 25 August.


Vote for your #UEFABestGoal

Monday 27 July 2015 14.43 CET

Watch the ten contenders for UEFA's best goal of the season and pick your favourite – make sure to cast your vote before Tuesday 25 August.


Goal and Save of the Season: How it works

Monday 27 July 2015 14.00 CET

The contenders in UEFA's new goal and save of the season polls were picked by the UEFA Football Committee and UEFA Technical Observers plus reporters.

Romero and Van Gaal re-United in Manchester

Monday 27 July 2015 12.10 CET

Louis van Gaal has history with new Manchester United signing Sergio Romero: we look at the rise of a goalkeeper that the Dutchman discovered, later to his cost.

UEFA Europa League


Goal and Save of the Season: How it works

Monday 27 July 2015 14.00 CET

The contenders in UEFA's new goal and save of the season polls were picked by the UEFA Football Committee and UEFA Technical Observers plus reporters.

Southampton: Cradle of the stars

Saturday 25 July 2015 11.00 CET

Southampton play their first European game in 12 years on Thursday, but graduates such as Gareth Bale and Theo Walcott have kept the club in the limelight.

Full Europa League third qualifying round draw

Thursday 23 July 2015 23.31 CET

The UEFA Europa League third qualifying round ties, to be played over the next two Thursdays, are now confirmed after the second qualifying round was completed.

UEFA Europa League draw: pass notes

Thursday 23 July 2015 23.30 CET

There is a homecoming for Ronald Koeman while four European debutants face difficult ties: we take an in-depth look at the third qualifying round fixtures.

West Ham survive, Debrecen record, Nordic glee

Thursday 23 July 2015 23.09 CET

There was relief for West Ham, a record for Debrecen and celebrations throughout Scandinavia as the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round second legs were played.

Chile's biggest European success stories

Thursday 23 July 2015 12.30 CET

The first Chilean to appear in a UEFA Champions League final, Arturo Vidal is set to leave Juventus for Bayern; runs the rule over his most successful countrymen.