UEFA

FIFA World Cup: Stéphanie Frappart to make history as first woman referee

The 38-year-old Frenchwoman has been promoted in the men’s game by the European soccer body UEFA and in her home country.

published on : 30th November 2022

UEFA gathers European team to oppose Super League at meeting

The meeting was held amid secrecy at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, four months after the parties were on opposite sides of a European Court of Justice hearing in an ongoing case.

published on : 9th November 2022

Croatia soccer body fined by UEFA for racist fan incidents

UEFA did not specify the incidents at Croatia’s 3-1 win at Austria in the Nations League in September, which were reported to be insults directed by fans at the federation and far-right chants.

published on : 5th November 2022

Varane out till World Cup, Ronaldo returns to squad for Europa League clash

Varane, who has suffered several long-term injury absences during his career, adds to France coach Didier Deschamps' headaches ahead of his naming his squad for the finals in Qatar on November 9.

published on : 26th October 2022

UEFA President says "Super league" project in Europe is dead 

The head of Europe's football association rejected comments made the previous day by Bernd Reichart, the new director general of the company behind the project, A22 Sports Management.

published on : 21st October 2022

European football model 'unsustainable', says new CEO of Super League promoter

Bernd Reichart, the 48-year-old former boss of the RTL media group in Germany, was on Wednesday appointed head of A22 Sports Management.

published on : 19th October 2022

Super League football company gets new CEO to revive plan

A revamped Super League plan — likely involving more clubs from more countries in a multi-tier competition with promotion and relegation — is expected.

published on : 19th October 2022

India not up to USA standards but can certainly play better: Women's football coach Dennerby

Sweden did not qualify for the final round of the UEFA U-17 Championships, the European qualifying tournament for the FIFA event.

published on : 12th October 2022

Ukraine coach Petrakov wants Euro success to help fight Putin

Petrakov is 65 years old so was free to leave Ukraine after the Russian invasion in February, but he chose to remain in his homeland along with his family.

published on : 10th October 2022

UEFA’s Aleksander Ceferin set to get final presidential term unopposed

Čeferin was also re-elected unopposed in 2019 to extend a presidential term that started in 2016 when he won a 42-13 vote against Michael van Praag of the Netherlands.

published on : 9th October 2022

Ukraine links World Cup host bid to beating horrors of war

The expected Spain-Portugal bid, which has been in the works for more than three years, previously was made UEFA’s preferred candidate.

published on : 6th October 2022

Ukraine finally loses in Scotland, 3-0 in Nations League

Scotland now leads Group 1 in the Nations League second tier by two points from Ukraine with two rounds left.

published on : 23rd September 2022

PSG to pay UEFA USD 10 million for breaches of Financial Fair Play rules

UEFA said its club finance investigators ordered prize money from European competitions totalling 26 million euros to be withheld from the eight clubs sanctioned under Financial Fair Play rules.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Karim Benzema, Alexia Putellas win UEFA best player awards

The coaching awards went to the winners of the two biggest events last season – Carlo Ancelotti of Madrid and Sarina Wiegman, who led England to the Euro 2022 title.

published on : 26th August 2022

Champions League draw has elite 32-team lineup, no new names

The Champions League draw will have no new names in the 32-team lineup after the last confirmed entry ended an unlikely run by a Norwegian team.

published on : 25th August 2022

Manisha Kalyan becomes first Indian to play in UEFA Women's Champions League

The 20-year-old had emerged as the fourth Indian women's international footballer to sign for an overseas club when she landed a multi-year contract with Cypriot top division winners Apollon Ladies.

published on : 19th August 2022

Real Madrid looks to keep momentum at UEFA Super Cup

Madrid is chasing its fifth Super Cup title, and first since 2017, Madrid ended last season on a high after comfortably winning the Spanish league.

published on : 9th August 2022

Offside camera, split soccer season: European football ventures into new territory

The Semi-Automated Offside Technology uses multiple cameras to more accurately track players' limbs and the point when a key pass is made.

published on : 4th August 2022

UEFA Women's Euro 2022: Swedish defender Magdalena Eriksson, a 'role model' for LGBT community

The couple also appeared with other female footballers in Elle Magazine as this summer's tournament kicked off.

published on : 26th July 2022

Sports court upholds soccer bans on Russian teams

CAS upheld decisions by UEFA and FIFA which excluded Russian national teams and clubs following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

published on : 15th July 2022
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