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UEFA Champions League

Atlético and Simeone take formidable record to new home

Tuesday 26 September 2017 9.00 CET

Atlético lost just one of the 23 European games they played under Diego Simeone at the Vicente Calderón – can they be just as formidable at the Estadio Metropolitano, starting against Chelsea on Wednesday?

UEFA Champions League

Champions League coaches when they were players

Tuesday 26 September 2017 9.00 CET deploys a 3-5-1-1 formation for its best XI of current UEFA Champions League coaches when they were players – this team would take some beating!

UEFA Champions League

#UCL Tuesday form guide, weekend results, league positions

Monday 25 September 2017 23.00 CET

How have the teams in #UCL action on Tuesday started the season, what were their weekend results and what are their league positions? Match Predictor players, take note!

UEFA Europa League

Immobile strikes again, Lacazette at the double

Monday 25 September 2017 22.56 CET

Ciro Immobile moved onto eight goals for Lazio in his last five Serie A games on a weekend when AEK Athens rallied from 2-0 down to beat Olympiacos and Everton triumphed.

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Possible line-ups and team news for Tuesday

Monday 25 September 2017 19.49 CET

Who's likely to start, who might be left out and who is unavailable? gives Fantasy Football managers a helping hand by predicting all the line-ups.

European Qualifiers for UEFA EURO 2020: how it works

Monday 25 September 2017 16.17 CET

All 24 finalists for UEFA EURO 2020 will come from European Qualifiers; 20 will earn their places via conventional groups and the four remaining teams come through a changed play-off system.



New Disability Access Officer handbook

Monday 25 September 2017 12.43 CET

The importance of total access to football for all is highlighted by the Disability Access Officer (DAO) Handbook, published by UEFA and its social responsibility partner, the Centre for Access to Football in Europe (CAFE).

Armenian coach recognised with UEFA award

Monday 25 September 2017 12.38 CET

Senik Arakelyan has been named as the winner of the gold award in the category of Best Leader in the 2017 UEFA Grassroots Awards.


Open Fun Football Schools - uniting people through football

Thursday 21 September 2017 17.35 CET

UEFA’s social responsibility partner, the Denmark-based Cross Cultures Project Association (CCPA) has been running successful Open Fun Football Schools across Europe - using football to promote peace and social cohesion.

2017 UEFA Grassroots Awards winners unveiled

Thursday 21 September 2017 16.07 CET

Armenia, Northern Ireland and Italy have won gold in the 2017 UEFA Grassroots Day Awards, which honour the best leaders, clubs and projects in Europe for the excellence of their work in this crucial sector of the game.


UEFA Nations League regulations approved

Wednesday 20 September 2017 20.15 CET

UEFA confirms the final competition rules and regulations for the UEFA Nations League.

Madrid to host UEFA Champions League final in 2019

Wednesday 20 September 2017 17.30 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee met in Nyon to discuss a wide range of matters related to European football, including the appointment of hosts for the club competitions finals in 2019.

UEFA Champions League

#UCL matchday two: all you need to know

Monday 25 September 2017 10.59 CET

The matches, the ways to win, the links you need, the lowdown: our bitesize guide to Tuesday and Wednesday's UEFA Champions League action.

Madonna, Oasis, Usain Bolt and King Felipe VI: #UCL celebrity fans

Monday 25 September 2017 10.30 CET

From rock stars to racing drivers and royalty, all the #UCL group stage contenders have notable names following their fortunes – rounds up their celebrity fans.

The UEFA Champions League unbeatables

Monday 25 September 2017 9.00 CET

Who has the longest unbeaten home and away runs in UEFA Champions League history? And which team went 25 games without defeat between 2007 and 2009? has the answers.

Ceballos off the mark, trebles for Aubameyang and Morata

Sunday 24 September 2017 22.00 CET

Dani Ceballos opened his account for Real Madrid, while Álvaro Morata scored three for Chelsea and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang did the same for Dortmund.

The weeks it rained Champions League goals

Friday 22 September 2017 10.00 CET

A stunning 54 goals were scored in the first week, the most on an opening matchday under the current format introduced in 2003/04. But which were the sets of groups games that yielded even more?

APOEL gear up for Tottenham test

Thursday 21 September 2017 10.45 CET

APOEL have acquitted themselves well against English opponents in the past, and are likely to need a repeat peformance when Tottenham visit Nicosia in Group H.

UEFA Europa League

What makes Atalanta special?

Monday 25 September 2017 9.00 CET

They are named after a mythical huntress, their striker inspired a novelty hit and they were too good for Everton in their opening group stage game; meet Atalanta!

Salzburg v Marseille background

Thursday 21 September 2017 17.00 CET

Salzburg will bid to shut up shop at home again in Group I, with Marseille coming to Austria looking to improve on a trio of 2017 European away draws.

Baku to host 2019 UEFA Europa League final

Wednesday 20 September 2017 17.40 CET

The Olympic Stadium in Baku has been selected to host the 2019 UEFA Europa League final on 29 May of that year, the first such fixture to be played in Azerbaijan.

Konyaspor v Vitória SC background

Tuesday 19 September 2017 16.00 CET

Konyaspor will hope that eight is their lucky number as they seek their first European victory against a Vitória SC side without a win in eight UEFA outings in Group I.

UEFA Europa League all-time top scorers

Tuesday 19 September 2017 11.43 CET

Radamel Falcao cut a swathe through the UEFA Europa League during two trophy-winning seasons; highlights the competition's deadliest marksmen.

Who has scored 50+ UEFA club goals?

Tuesday 19 September 2017 10.54 CET

Sergio Agüero's goal for Manchester City on matchday one bought him a seat at one of the most exclusive tables in European football; meet the top UEFA club competition scorers.