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Footballing legends complete UEFA masters course

Thursday 14 November 2019 9.55 CET

An array of former international footballers such as Youri Djorkaeff, Maxwell and Luis García have graduated from UEFA's Executive Master for International Players (MIP) programme, a course which is aimed at giving former footballers the professional skills needed to transition into a second career.


Heineken partners with UEFA EURO 2020 and renews UEFA Champions League sponsorship

Wednesday 13 November 2019 9.55 CET

The deal will see Heineken become the Official Beer Partner of UEFA EURO 2020 as well as extending its UEFA Champions League partnership for another three-year cycle, from 2021 until 2024.

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Top coaches meet UEFA to discuss tactics and VAR

Tuesday 12 November 2019 8.09 CET

Europe's club competitions and football's development were on the agenda when leading European club coaches met UEFA at the annual UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum in Nyon.


Takeaway.com and UEFA announce global UEFA EURO 2020 partnership

Tuesday 12 November 2019 7.30 CET

Leading online food delivery marketplace Takeaway.com has announced a new sponsorship deal with UEFA EURO 2020, which will see them become the tournament's Official Food Delivery Platform Partner.

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Cherchesov explains his coaching philosophy

Monday 11 November 2019 12.10 CET

"You have to do what you believe in yourself" – wise words from Russia's national team coach Stanislav Cherchesov to UEFA Pro licence coaching students during a recent seminar in Nyon.

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Elite Coaches Forum – Who's sitting on the bench for 2019

Monday 11 November 2019 11.25 CET

The UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum takes place in Nyon on 11 November, as an opportunity for UEFA to hear the perspectives of some of the European game's leading coaches.


Luxembourg mourns former captain René Hoffmann

Monday 11 November 2019 10.19 CET

René Hoffmann, the long-serving goalkeeper of Jeunesse Esch who also captained Luxembourg's national team, has died at the age of 77.


USSR EURO hero Krutikov mourned

Friday 8 November 2019 15.32 CET

Anatoli Krutikov, one of the two surviving members of the USSR team that won the inaugural UEFA EURO title in 1960, has died at the age of 86.


UEFA officially unveils Football Federations of the Future initiative in Madrid

Thursday 7 November 2019 10.30 CET

The launch of UEFA’s business development framework will see UEFA and associations from across Europe working closely to exchange best strategies in and outside of the footballing world in order to develop and evolve together.


adidas unveils Uniforia official match ball for UEFA EURO 2020

Wednesday 6 November 2019 20.30 CET

The diversity of UEFA EURO 2020 is the inspiration behind adidas' official Uniforia match ball which will be used at next summer's tournament.


UEFA support for grassroots sport starts close to home

Wednesday 6 November 2019 10.21 CET

UEFA’s support for Nyon's sports community underlines its close relationship with the western Swiss town that has hosted European football’s governing body for almost 25 years.

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Star line-up set for UEFA Elite Coaches' Forum

Monday 4 November 2019 12.58 CET

Many of Europe’s leading coaches have accepted UEFA's invitation to attend the latest UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum in Nyon on 11 November.


UEFA GROWing football around Spain and Europe

Wednesday 30 October 2019 9.00 CET

The third UEFA GROW Conference is taking place in Madrid from 30–31 October, with all 55 national associations gathering to discuss business development in football.

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New UEFA mentor programme set to boost female coach numbers

Tuesday 29 October 2019 9.42 CET

UEFA is spearheading the drive to increase the number of club and national teams coached by women - thanks to a programme in which experienced coaches are acting as personal mentors to up-and-coming female coaches.


UEFA and Fare unite to promote diversity and inclusion

Monday 28 October 2019 11.02 CET

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