UEFA : News

General

Voting starts for UEFA.com fans' Team of the Year

Monday 10 December 2018 14.00 CET

Fans can choose from 50 nominated players until 11 January

UEFA-people

UEFA Life: Alex's story

Friday 7 December 2018 13.06 CET

Alex, from Germany, explains how she balances a busy life as a mother with a successful career at UEFA.

Marketing

Visa signs ground-breaking seven-year women's football deal with UEFA

Thursday 6 December 2018 13.00 CET

Visa becomes the first ever sponsor of UEFA women's football in a partnership running from 2018 until 2025.

General

VAR to be used in UEFA Champions League knockout phase

Monday 3 December 2018 12.30 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee has decided today in Dublin to use Video Assistant Referees (VAR) in the UEFA Champions League as from the Round of 16 in February 2019.

UEFA Champions League

UEFA Executive Committee approves new club competition

Sunday 2 December 2018 20.30 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee has approved the creation of a third UEFA club competition for the 2021–2024 competition cycle at its meeting today in Dublin.

President

A unique experience – Aleksander Čeferin

Saturday 1 December 2018 17.45 CET

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin joins football fans everywhere in heralding the kick-off of UEFA EURO 2020  – "the pinnacle of the European national team football calendar"  – with the qualifying round draw in Dublin.

Grassroots

Kosovo signs UEFA Grassroots Charter

Saturday 1 December 2018 12.13 CET

The Football Federation of Kosovo (FFK), who joined UEFA in 2016, has become a member of the UEFA Grassroots Charter.

General

UEFA to host the UEFA EURO 2020 international broadcast centre in the Netherlands

Friday 30 November 2018 15.00 CET

The Expo Haarlemmermeer in Vijfhuizen has been selected as the location for the international broadcast centre (IBC) for UEFA EURO 2020. The IBC will be the central distribution hub for all UEFA EURO 2020 live broadcast signals from the 12 stadiums across Europe.

General

UEFA increases funding for UEFA Foundation for Children

Friday 30 November 2018 12.00 CET

UEFA's Executive Committee has more than doubled its annual funding for the UEFA Foundation for Children to €6.8m, in order for the charity to help disadvantaged children across the globe.

UEFA and European Committee of the Regions promote EU regional sport investment

Friday 30 November 2018 7.18 CET

UEFA and the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) are joining forces to promote consolidated future European Union funding in sport, and have signed a joint declaration setting out their objectives.

General

Wladimir Klitschko and Snežana Samardžić-Marković join UEFA Foundation for Children

Thursday 29 November 2018 13.45 CET

Ukrainian boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko and Snežana Samardžić-Marković from the Council of Europe have become new members of the UEFA Foundation for Children board of trustees.

General

UEFA statement on FC Vorskla v Arsenal FC match

Wednesday 28 November 2018 19.16 CET

UEFA has issued the following statement in relation to tomorrow's UEFA Europa League match FC Vorskla v Arsenal FC to be played in Ukraine.

General

'Football – a wonderful community where everybody is welcome'

Wednesday 28 November 2018 7.43 CET

Frida Andersson was smitten by football as a young girl, and has gone on to forge an impressive career as sporting director of the Swedish women’s club Växjö DFF – becoming a shining example for female football leaders everywhere, and cherishing the opportunity to serve the game she adores.

General

UEFA Europa League match FC Vorskla v Arsenal FC relocated to Kyiv

Tuesday 27 November 2018 20.40 CET

FC Vorskla Poltava's UEFA Europa League group stage encounter against Arsenal FC is moved to Kyiv due to security concerns.

President

UEFA President visits Bosnia and Herzegovina

Friday 23 November 2018 11.08 CET

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has described the opening of the new Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Federation (NFSBiH) headquarters as "a great step in the development of football in the country".