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Austria loses 1954 World Cup stars Körner and Wagner

Thursday 23 January 2020 15.00 CET

Austria has lost two of its most decorated players this week. Alfred Körner passed away on Thursday at the age of 93, while 92-year-old Theodor “Turl” Wagner died on Tuesday.


UEFA to launch RFP for Football Technologies for competitions from 2021

Monday 20 January 2020 15.22 CET

UEFA will be launching a tender process for the provision of various football technology services to be deployed at certain UEFA competitions from 2021 onwards.

John Delaney resigns from UEFA Executive Committee with immediate effect

Monday 20 January 2020 14.10 CET

UEFA takes note of John Delaney’s resignation from his position as UEFA Executive Committee member.


Italy EURO hero Pietro Anastasi passes away

Saturday 18 January 2020 13.31 CET

Former Italy forward Pietro Anastasi, goalscorer in their UEFA EURO 68 success, has passed away aged 71.


2018/19 UEFA fair play competition winners

Friday 17 January 2020 9.37 CET

Finland, Georgia and the Faroe Islands have won their respective categories in the 2018/19 UEFA fair play competition – and all three UEFA member associations will donate their winnings to amateur or professional clubs of their choice for fair play or respect activities.


Scotland mourns former goalkeeper and manager Brown

Thursday 16 January 2020 10.19 CET

Former Scotland goalkeeper and manager Bobby Brown has passed away at the age of 96.


2020 UEFA Super Cup match ball designed by children

Wednesday 15 January 2020 12.20 CET

Children’s drawings from ten UEFA Foundation for Children projects will feature in the design of the 2020 UEFA Super Cup match ball. Today, UEFA begins telling the stories of the youngsters whose creativity made this unique initiative happen on its Instagram platforms.


UEFA.com Fans’ Team of the Year 2019 announced

Wednesday 15 January 2020 12.00 CET

Seven players make their debut in the UEFA.com Fans' Team of the Year 2019


One million reasons to read the UEFA Foundation for Children's annual activity report

Wednesday 15 January 2020 8.48 CET

2018/19 report shows power of football to change children’s lives– from refugee camps and deprived inner-city communities to war zones in the world’s poorest countries.

Coaching & coach edu

UEFA Coaching Convention: Setting new standards to the power of 10

Tuesday 14 January 2020 11.01 CET

Since its launch in 1998, the UEFA Coaching Convention has become a reference point for best practice coaching and coach education in European football.

UEFA backing supporter education initiative

Tuesday 14 January 2020 10.09 CET

New UEFA-funded scheme gives Europe’s most dedicated fans access to best practice tactics in football club governance.


HAPPY EURO YEAR – latest UEFA Direct out now

Friday 10 January 2020 10.08 CET

It’s a massive year for European football, with UEFA EURO 2020 taking pride of place in an unprecedented 12 host cities next summer. The new year edition of UEFA Direct has a distinct EURO flavour, giving football fans a taste of the excitement to come.


Candidates for UEFA Executive Committee and FIFA Council announced

Wednesday 8 January 2020 14.00 CET

The elections will be held during the next Ordinary UEFA Congress in Amsterdam.


Germany mourns former goalkeeper Hans Tilkowski

Monday 6 January 2020 18.15 CET

Former Dortmund No1 Hans Tilkowski, West Germany's keeper in the 1966 FIFA World Cup, has died aged 84.

Coaching & coach edu

UEFA technical expert Dany Ryser : New Year's resolutions for coaches

Wednesday 1 January 2020 9.52 CET

The man sat on the bench when Switzerland won the 2009 FIFA Under-17 World Cup gives his top 10 tips for young coaches as they enter 2020.