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National Association

Cebanu's sixth term in Moldova

Saturday 21 January 2017 14.51 CET

Long-standing Football Association of Moldova (FAM) president Pavel Cebanu is starting another term in office after his re-election, and has identified grassroots development as a key priority.

UEFA Europa League

UEFA Europa League January transfers: latest

Saturday 21 January 2017 14.00 CET

Keep track of the latest deals among the round of 32 contenders, with Adrián López returning to Villarreal and Memphis Depay joining Lyon among recent moves.

UEFA European Futsal Championship

Wales work hard for futsal breakthrough

Saturday 21 January 2017 11.45 CET

Exhaustive preparations and a recent tournament win are reasons why Wales could get past a round of UEFA Futsal EURO for the first time, coach Richard Gunney tells UEFA.com.

UEFA Champions League

All the Champions League sides' winter transfers

Saturday 21 January 2017 11.45 CET

UEFA.com rounds up all the ins and out from the 16 sides in the knockout stages, with Manchester City completing the signing of Brazilian sensation Gabriel Jesus on Thursday.

UEFA.com's weekly wonderkid: Tom Davies

Saturday 21 January 2017 10.00 CET

He may look like a student backpacker but England Under-19 midfielder Tom Davies is belying his youth in an increasingly impressive breakthrough season with Everton.

UEFA European Women's Championship

Women's EURO warm-up fixtures and results

Friday 20 January 2017 16.00 CET

The contenders are warming up for the tournament with a busy programme of friendlies. UEFA.com has the results in all their official matches since qualifying ended.

UEFA

How I became a coach

Tuesday 17 January 2017 11.30 CET

Milena Stevanovska tells the story of how she made the transition from player to coach with the help of the UEFA Coach Development Project for Women.

Charity

UEFA Foundation gives second life to EURO materials

Saturday 14 January 2017 11.05 CET

The UEFA Foundation for Children has been busy distributing jerseys, signs and other surplus equipment from UEFA EURO 2016 to ensure a positive legacy.

President

AFC and UEFA Presidents meet in Nyon

Thursday 12 January 2017 15.00 CET

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin held a "very productive meeting" with Asian Football Confederation counterpart Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa on Wednesday.

Obituaries

Belgium mourns François Van der Elst

Wednesday 11 January 2017 14.18 CET

François 'Swat' Van der Elst, a key player in Anderlecht's European triumphs in the 1970s and a member of Belgium's EURO '80 runners-up squad, has died at the age of 62.

General

UEFA statement on FIFA World Cup expansion

Tuesday 10 January 2017 16.41 CET

UEFA has made an official statement on the decision to expand the FIFA World Cup final tournament to 48 teams, supporting the competition's new format.

General

UEFA Direct spotlight on the 'boot-iful' game

Tuesday 10 January 2017 16.15 CET

The latest edition of UEFA's official publication UEFA Direct gives the lowdown on the history of football boots, and why they can say so much about the player who wears them.

UEFA Champions League

Antonio Valencia: 'The best right-back in football'?

Friday 20 January 2017 15.30 CET

José Mourinho's claim that "there's no better right-back in football" than Manchester United's Antonio Valencia got us thinking ... use #UCL to let us know your opinion.

Champions League quiz - test your group stage knowledge

Friday 20 January 2017 13.00 CET

How much do you know about this season's group stage? Test your knowledge, your memory and your skills of recognition in our special edition quiz.

How brilliant is Barcelona's Gerard Piqué?

Friday 20 January 2017 10.30 CET

The defensive rock upon which so many Barcelona sucesses have been built, Gerard Piqué is a prankster and a romantic as well as a terrific footballer.

Atlético defeat Eibar, Barcelona beat Real Sociedad

Thursday 19 January 2017 23.25 CET

Atlético Madrid have one foot in the Copa del Rey semi-finals after a 3-0 first-leg defeat of Eibar, with holders Barcelona also eyeing the last four following a 1-0 win against Real Sociedad.

Gabriel Jesus signs: Europe's most prolific Brazilian imports

Thursday 19 January 2017 11.55 CET

Gabriel Jesus has officially completed his move to Manchester City but will the 19-year-old come to rank with the greatest Brazilians to play in Europe? We check out the hall of fame.

What else is happening in European football?

Wednesday 18 January 2017 9.00 CET

TNS's record proves short-lived, derby banter and the "best coach in the history of our planet" feature in this week's look at what you might have missed. Plus, the briefest of detours to Montenegro.

UEFA Europa League

Antonio Valencia: 'The best right-back in football'?

Friday 20 January 2017 15.30 CET

José Mourinho's claim that "there's no better right-back in football" than Manchester United's Antonio Valencia got us thinking ... use #UCL to let us know your opinion.

What else is happening in European football?

Wednesday 18 January 2017 9.00 CET

TNS's record proves short-lived, derby banter and the "best coach in the history of our planet" feature in this week's look at what you might have missed. Plus, the briefest of detours to Montenegro.

Fiorentina, Totti and Tottenham turn heads

Monday 16 January 2017 19.10 CET

There were highlights aplenty for the UEFA Europa League teams at the weekend as Fiorentina beat Juventus, Francesco Totti brought up a milestone and Harry Kane starred for Tottenham.

Why do Roma fans love Francesco Totti?

Sunday 15 January 2017 22.00 CET

With Francesco Totti having now appeared in Serie A for a 25th consecutive year, UEFA.com takes another look at what makes the 40-year-old forward the Giallorossi's 'King of Rome'.

UEFA.com's weekly wonderkid: Leon Bailey

Saturday 14 January 2017 9.45 CET

Described by former Genk coach Peter Maes as a "rough diamond", Leon Bailey was one of the stars of the UEFA Europa League group stage with four goals for the Belgian side.

Anderlecht v Zenit background

Wednesday 11 January 2017 13.43 CET

Two former UEFA Cup winners meet in the round of 32 as Anderlecht look to keep the goals flowing at home against Mircea Lucescu's prolific Zenit.