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Football stars go back to school

Friday 17 November 2017 16.30 CET

The second edition of the Executive Master for International Players has kicked off with the first session of the course taking place in Nyon this week.


UEFA unbundles sponsorship rights for women's competitions

Wednesday 15 November 2017 9.30 CET

In partnership with UEFA, the Leaders Generation XX Series think tank will get key industry players to help grow women’s sport and promote Together #WePlayStrong.


UEFA Nations League in focus - UEFA Direct 172 out now

Tuesday 14 November 2017 13.50 CET

UEFA's new national team competition and UEFA Women's EURO 2017 champion coach Sarina Wiegman take pride of place in the latest edition of UEFA's official magazine.

UEFA European Women's Championship

UEFA report: registered female footballers on the rise

Friday 10 November 2017 8.14 CET

UEFA's 'Women's football across the national associations 2017' report shows how the female game has evolved over the past five years, and offers a snapshot of the sport in each of UEFA's 55 member associations.

Coaching & coach edu

Two sports - two coaching perspectives

Wednesday 8 November 2017 9.00 CET

At a UEFA conference in Belfast, Europe's coach educators heard insights into coaching from two separate sports - courtesy of Northern Ireland national team coach Michael O'Neill and his Ireland rugby team counterpart Joe Schmidt.

Coaching & coach edu

Coaches review Women's EURO trends

Monday 6 November 2017 18.15 CET

UEFA Women's EURO 2017 set new standards, and Europe's women's football technicians have met in Amsterdam to analyse tactical and technical developments from the tournament.

UEFA Champions League

Six associations interested in hosting 2020 club finals

Friday 3 November 2017 16.00 CET

UEFA has received declarations of interest from six member associations to host the finals of the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Women’s Champions League.


UEFA ASSIST programme launched

Friday 3 November 2017 10.00 CET

New UEFA initiative aimed at providing practical assistance to other confederations and their member associations in order to develop and strengthen football across the globe.

Coaching & coach edu

Coaching Convention paying dividends

Friday 3 November 2017 9.48 CET

Over two decades, UEFA's Coaching Convention has improved coaching standards, promoted the credibility of the coaching profession and paved the way for the free movement of qualified coaches within Europe.


'Everyone should get to play': Berlin footballer Zehra supports UEFA's #EqualGame campaign

Tuesday 31 October 2017 14.00 CET

"When I play football, I'm the happiest person in the world." Zehra Badem, a 17-year-old from Berlin, tells us why she adores football – "it's my whole life", she says of her passion.

UEFA Europa League

2016/17 UEFA Europa League financial distribution

Friday 20 October 2017 9.52 CET

More than €423.1m in payments from UEFA have been shared by the 56 clubs that took part in the the 2016/17 UEFA Europa League group stage and/or knockout phase.

UEFA Champions League

2016/17 UEFA Champions League financial distribution

Friday 20 October 2017 9.46 CET

The 2016/17 UEFA Champions League group stage sides, and the ten eliminated in the play-offs, shared over €1.396bn in payments from UEFA.


European football backs diversity, inclusion and accessibility

Friday 20 October 2017 8.31 CET

European clubs and their players have joined forces with UEFA and the Fare network to promote diversity, inclusion and accessibility in football, and support the campaign to rid the game of discrimination.


2016/17 solidarity payments for youth development

Thursday 19 October 2017 11.55 CET

European top-division clubs are receiving increased solidarity payments of €124.37m from UEFA this year for development of youth programmes.


Monaco memories - UEFA Direct 171 out now

Wednesday 18 October 2017 11.00 CET

The 2017/18 UEFA club competition season was launched in style in Monaco - and the latest edition of UEFA's official magazine looks back at a memorable week.