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UEFA-funded project to be Kazakhstan’s springboard to footballing success

Saturday 29 April 2017 9.00 CET

The Football Federation of Kazakhstan (KFF) has big plans to continue to develop the country’s football, with UEFA’s HatTrick programme playing a significant role in the construction of a new national footballing centre.

Dialogue with fans crucial – UEFA President

Thursday 27 April 2017 13.00 CET

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has met with supporters' groups in Nyon - and emphasised that listening to fans' interests is vital for the good of the game in Europe.


Czech football mourns Rajtoral

Monday 24 April 2017 9.14 CET

Former Czech international František Rajtoral, who appeared at UEFA EURO 2012 and won four league titles with Plzeň, has died in Turkey at the age of 31.


UEFA’s educational programme aims to look after tomorrow’s stars

Monday 24 April 2017 9.00 CET

UEFA put on a special educational session for players involved in the UEFA Youth League finals, teaching them about the laws of the game and dealing with the media amongst other things.


Ex-England defender Ugo Ehiogu dies aged 44

Friday 21 April 2017 10.29 CET

Tottenham Hotspur have announced that former England defender Ugo Ehiogu has died aged 44, the Spurs' Under-23 coach having suffered a cardiac arrest at the club's training base yesterday.

Guillemenot's UEFA Youth League view

Friday 21 April 2017 9.40 CET

A local boy coming home to play on the international stage, Barcelona's Jeremy Guillemenot shared his views on the UEFA Youth League as he prepares for action in the Nyon semi-finals.

Coaching talents to win UEFA Youth League titles

Wednesday 19 April 2017 10.00 CET

This season's UEFA Youth League finals kick off in Nyon on Friday. Speaking to the UEFA coaching publication The Technician, Chelsea FC’s development manager Adi Viveash remembers the English club's triumphs in the 2015 and 2016 tournaments, and explains his role in developing talented youngsters.


Aleksander Čeferin visits Armenia

Thursday 13 April 2017 8.36 CET

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin heard encouraging news about Armenia's football development projects, and attended the foundation ceremony for a new youth football academy.


UEFA President's statement on Dortmund incident

Tuesday 11 April 2017 22.11 CET

Due to Tuesday's incident, the UEFA Champions League match between Borussia Dortmund and AS Monaco FC has been postponed until Wednesday at 18:45CET.

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UEFA statement on Dortmund incident

Tuesday 11 April 2017 20.44 CET

Due to Tuesday's incident, the UEFA Champions League match between Borussia Dortmund and AS Monaco FC has been postponed until Wednesday at 18:45CET.


Former players' key role in football's development

Monday 10 April 2017 16.07 CET

Writing in the latest edition of UEFA Direct, UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin says it is crucial for UEFA to have former players such as Nadine Kessler and Dejan Stanković joining the organisation and getting involved in the decision-making process.

UEFA Women’s EURO 2017: 100 days to go!

Friday 7 April 2017 9.20 CET

With 100 days to go until the big kick-off in the Netherlands, the finishing touches to UEFA Women's EURO 2017 are now being applied and anticipation is building.


European Commissioner welcomes UEFA reforms

Thursday 6 April 2017 8.31 CET

The European Commissioner for education, culture, youth and sport, Tibor Navracsics, has expressed satisfaction that UEFA is committed to embedding good governance in its activities.


Lefkaritis becomes UEFA honorary member

Wednesday 5 April 2017 17.00 CET

Marios N. Lefkaritis has been awarded honorary membership of UEFA for his contribution to European football, which has included service as a UEFA vice-president and treasurer.

UEFA Congress approves Good Governance reforms

Wednesday 5 April 2017 15.02 CET

The 41st Ordinary UEFA Congress, held today in Helsinki, has approved all the governance reforms proposed by UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin.