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Club Financial Control Body Adjudicatory Chamber decision on Manchester City Football Club

Friday 14 February 2020 19.02 CET

UEFA takes note of the decision of the independent Adjudicatory Chamber of the Club Financial Control Body (CFCB), issued today


Fans embrace UEFA EURO 2020 with record numbers of ticket requests

Friday 14 February 2020 11.00 CET

More than 28 million ticket requests for UEFA EURO 2020 shows an unprecedented level of fan interest in the first-ever Europe-wide edition of the European Championship


UEFA and Disney launch Incredible initiative to help more girls play football through PlayMakers

Thursday 13 February 2020 11.00 CET

PlayMakers employs innovative storytelling approach featuring much-loved Disney characters to help more girls see the fun in regular physical exercise and football

Elite youth develop

UEFA elite youth academy project helps educate young footballers as players - and as people

Thursday 13 February 2020 7.51 CET

Elite youth player development programme rolled out to more European national associations after successful impact of pilot projects in Armenia, Belarus, Georgia and North Macedonia.


UEFA and CONMEBOL renew Memorandum of Understanding to enhance cooperation

Wednesday 12 February 2020 13.00 CET

The UEFA Executive Committee and the CONMEBOL Council met today at the House of European Football in Nyon.


European football mourns Jean Fournet-Fayard

Tuesday 11 February 2020 8.34 CET

The former French Football Federation (FFF) President and UEFA Executive Committee member Jean Fournet-Fayard has passed away at the age of 88.


German youth amputee footballer helps design 2020 UEFA Super Cup match ball

Monday 10 February 2020 11.27 CET

Children’s drawings from ten UEFA Foundation for Children projects will feature in the design of the 2020 UEFA Super Cup match ball, including a drawing by two children from Germany.


Tajikistan and Uzbekistan youngsters savour European tournament experience

Friday 7 February 2020 12.00 CET

The UEFA Assist programme, aimed at nurturing football development outside of Europe, recently helped two central Asian nations compete in a youth tournament in Belarus.


Referee observers - giving back to refereeing

Friday 7 February 2020 8.22 CET

While the fans in the stadium are glued to the exploits of the teams and players on the field at a UEFA match, the referee observer in the stands only has eyes for the referee team.


44th Ordinary UEFA Congress in Amsterdam

Tuesday 4 February 2020 16.00 CET

The 44th Ordinary UEFA Congress will take place on Tuesday 3 March 2020 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.


UEFA Europa League Trophy Tour to collect football boots from fans for Syrian refugees

Tuesday 4 February 2020 11.00 CET

The 2020 UEFA Europa League Trophy Tour, driven by Kia, will visit seven European cities, from February to May, with the aim of collecting football boots for Syrian refugees at the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan.


Two boys from Vilnius help design 2020 UEFA Super Cup match ball

Monday 3 February 2020 8.24 CET

The annual UEFA Super Cup match in Porto on 12 August will be played with a special match ball featuring a series of children’s drawings integrated into the ball’s design. Drawings by Lithuanian youngsters Germanas and Laimonas will appear on the ball.


Referees tune up for a hectic year

Friday 31 January 2020 9.09 CET

Europe's leading referees are ready for the second half of the season, with UEFA EURO 2020 also approaching for some of them. UEFA's winter courses in Majorca gave the match officials the chance to show why this continent's refereeing elite are so widely respected around the world.


Aleksander Čeferin encouraged by Liechtenstein’s progress

Tuesday 28 January 2020 20.24 CET

The UEFA President hailed football’s development in Liechtenstein when he visited the Alpine principality on Monday.


Netherlands mourns two-time World Cup finalist Rensenbrink

Tuesday 28 January 2020 10.30 CET

Two-time FIFA World Cup finalist and UEFA Cup Winners' Cup winner Rob Rensenbrink has died aged 72.