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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.

UEFA & FARE network unite to promote inclusion, diversity and accessibility

Monday 16 October 2017 15.30 CET

Players and clubs will give support to UEFA's #EqualGame message at 58 club competition matches across Europe

Luís Figo joins UEFA as Football Advisor

Wednesday 11 October 2017 17.00 CET

Luís Figo will bring his wealth of knowledge and experience to UEFA as he joins the organisation as a football advisor.

UEFA Nations League composition announced

Wednesday 11 October 2017 11.00 CET

UEFA has confirmed the composition of the four leagues for the UEFA Nations League 2018-19.


Juventus mourns Roberto Anzolin

Tuesday 10 October 2017 12.57 CET

Goalkeeper Roberto Anzolin, who won the Scudetto with Juventus in 1967 and played once for Italy, has died at the age of 79.


#EqualGame focus at London sports business summit

Thursday 5 October 2017 16.09 CET

UEFA’s new #EqualGame campaign promoting inclusion, diversity and accessibility in football across Europe, has been one of the focal points at a major sports business summit in London.


Aleksander Čeferin visits Scotland

Wednesday 4 October 2017 20.22 CET

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has been in Scotland to hear about preparations for UEFA EURO 2020 matches at Glasgow's Hampden Park, and also visited a local grassroots club.

Grassroots gold goes to Northern Irish club

Monday 2 October 2017 12.24 CET

The gold standard in the best club category of the 2017 UEFA Grassroots Awards was given to St Oliver Plunkett in Northern Ireland.

UEFA donates maxi-pitch to Marseille

Monday 2 October 2017 9.42 CET

Former French star David Trezeguet was a guest as UEFA donated a maxi-pitch to Marseille - the European Capital of Sport 2017 - to mark UEFA Grassroots Week.

Core partnership

UEFA supports World Heart Day 2017

Thursday 28 September 2017 22.09 CET

UEFA is proud to support #WorldHeartDay on 29 September, spreading the message that football is a great way to maintain a healthy heart.



Belgium mourns Karel Vertongen

Thursday 28 September 2017 15.09 CET

Karel Vertongen, a long-standing member of the Royal Belgian Football Association (URBSFA/KBVB) Executive Committee and former UEFA committee member, has died at the age of 78.