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#UEFA

# uefa - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

La Liga confirms complaints to Uefa against City and PSG
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

La Liga confirms complaints to Uefa against City and PSG

Jun 15th 2022, 1:34 PM 6,699 Views 6 Comments

The Spanish league has insisted it will continue to ramp up legal action against the two state-backed clubs.

# uefa - Friday 3 June, 2022

Uefa apologises to fans over Champions League final chaos
# The Hardest Word
From The42
# The Hardest Word

Uefa apologises to fans over Champions League final chaos

Jun 3rd 2022, 6:30 PM 4,132 Views 3 Comments

‘No football fan should be put in that situation, and it must not happen again,’ a statement reads.

# uefa - Monday 30 May, 2022

Uefa announce 'independent report' into Champions League final chaos
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

Uefa announce 'independent report' into Champions League final chaos

May 30th 2022, 8:24 PM 2,621 Views 0 Comments

There were shocking scenes outside the stadium before the clash of Liverpool and Real Madrid.

# uefa - Sunday 29 May, 2022

'Furious' Liverpool chiefs demand formal investigation into chaos at Champions League final
# Unplanned
From The42
# Unplanned

'Furious' Liverpool chiefs demand formal investigation into chaos at Champions League final

Updated May 29th 2022, 2:05 PM 66,865 Views 48 Comments

Tear gas was used on the fans waiting at the fence, despite Merseyside Police observers saying the majority of supporters had behaved in an “exemplary” manner.

# uefa - Friday 13 May, 2022

Russian clubs lodge CAS appeal to overturn European ban
# UEFA
From The42
# UEFA

Russian clubs lodge CAS appeal to overturn European ban

May 13th 2022, 1:55 PM 3,295 Views 3 Comments

Uefa this month extended to 2022/2023 its suspension of Russian teams.

# uefa - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Uefa president Aleksander Ceferin defends Champions League final ticket policy
# Ticket Scramble
From The42
# Ticket Scramble

Uefa president Aleksander Ceferin defends Champions League final ticket policy

May 11th 2022, 1:36 PM 5,518 Views 3 Comments

The Spirit of Shankly group has accused Uefa of ripping off fans.

# uefa - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Uefa set to abandon plans to award Champions League places based on European performances
# Ditched
From The42
# Ditched

Uefa set to abandon plans to award Champions League places based on European performances

May 10th 2022, 3:37 PM 5,578 Views 1 Comment

The controversial proposal was heavily criticised for creating a safety net for big clubs who fail to qualify.

# uefa - Friday 29 April, 2022

European Leagues hoping Uefa drop controversial Champions League plan
# Debate
From The42
# Debate

European Leagues hoping Uefa drop controversial Champions League plan

Apr 29th 2022, 2:30 PM 3,602 Views 2 Comments

A decision on the new formats for Europe’s men’s club competitions is set to be taken on 10 May.

# uefa - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Uefa adopts new regulations to replace obsolete Financial Fair Play
# Futility Bill
From The42
# Futility Bill

Uefa adopts new regulations to replace obsolete Financial Fair Play

Apr 7th 2022, 2:16 PM 3,110 Views 5 Comments

Clubs will be forced to limit spending on player and staff wages, transfers and agents fees to 70% of total revenues by the 2025/26 season.

# uefa - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Ireland and UK formally submit joint Euro 2028 bid to Uefa as Russia declare interest
# Hosts
From The42
# Hosts

Ireland and UK formally submit joint Euro 2028 bid to Uefa as Russia declare interest

Updated Mar 23rd 2022, 2:19 PM 20,306 Views 33 Comments

Uefa is expected to make a formal decision on 7 April.

# uefa - Thursday 3 March, 2022

Russian Football Union to appeal against ban imposed by Fifa and Uefa
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Russian Football Union to appeal against ban imposed by Fifa and Uefa

Mar 3rd 2022, 7:40 PM 4,555 Views 9 Comments

The ban means Russia will not participate in the upcoming men’s World Cup qualifying play-offs or UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 this summer.

Uefa chief blasts clubs still committed to Super League project
# Aleksander Ceferin
From The42
# Aleksander Ceferin

Uefa chief blasts clubs still committed to Super League project

Mar 3rd 2022, 2:19 PM 2,142 Views 1 Comment

Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus remain on board with the concept.

Uefa orders Belarusian teams to play at neutral venues
# Ruling
From The42
# Ruling

Uefa orders Belarusian teams to play at neutral venues

Mar 3rd 2022, 1:26 PM 7,315 Views 11 Comments

European football’s governing body added in a statement that no spectators will be able to attend the games.

# uefa - Monday 28 February, 2022

Russia expelled from World Cup, clubs banned from international competitions
# Crime And Punishment
From The42
# Crime And Punishment

Russia expelled from World Cup, clubs banned from international competitions

Updated Feb 28th 2022, 7:57 PM 58,934 Views 55 Comments

The men’s team had been due to play in qualifying play-offs in March for the World Cup in Qatar later this year.

# uefa - Friday 25 February, 2022

Talking point: Football's gestures of support to Ukraine undermined by its rotten industry
# Money Talks
From The42
# Money Talks

Talking point: Football's gestures of support to Ukraine undermined by its rotten industry

Feb 25th 2022, 4:11 PM 3,072 Views 3 Comments

The Wembley arch will reportedly be lit to support Ukraine, ahead of a match featuring a club owned and bankrolled by a Russian oligarch.

# uefa - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Uefa slammed for 'incomprehensible move' with cryptocurrency fan token company
# Not On
From The42
# Not On

Uefa slammed for 'incomprehensible move' with cryptocurrency fan token company

Feb 15th 2022, 5:52 PM 5,626 Views 1 Comment

The sale of fan tokens has been criticised as a means of monetising fan engagement.

# uefa - Friday 17 December, 2021

Brazil and Argentina among the teams set to join Nations League from 2024
# New Look
From The42
# New Look

Brazil and Argentina among the teams set to join Nations League from 2024

Dec 17th 2021, 6:35 PM 10,178 Views 9 Comments

Uefa vice-president Zbigniew Boniek made the announcement today.

# uefa - Saturday 11 December, 2021

Uefa cancels Spurs' Covid-postponed Europa Conference League clash with Rennes
# End Of
From The42
# End Of

Uefa cancels Spurs' Covid-postponed Europa Conference League clash with Rennes

Dec 11th 2021, 10:14 AM 6,774 Views 10 Comments

European football’s governing body will determine the result.

# uefa - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Disgraced ex-Fifa officials Blatter and Platini charged with fraud over €1.8m payment
# Corruption
From The42
# Corruption

Disgraced ex-Fifa officials Blatter and Platini charged with fraud over €1.8m payment

Nov 2nd 2021, 3:19 PM 14,053 Views 0 Comments

Swiss prosecutors have today indicted the pair, who have been banned from football since 2015.

# uefa - Friday 15 October, 2021

Uefa to stand against Fifa over World Cup plans until ‘common sense prevails’
# Doubling Down
From The42
# Doubling Down

Uefa to stand against Fifa over World Cup plans until ‘common sense prevails’

Oct 15th 2021, 8:10 PM 3,045 Views 2 Comments

Fifa wants to shorten the gap between its flagship men’s and women’s tournaments to two years.

# uefa - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Continental champions Italy and Argentina to meet in June
# JOining Forces
From The42
# JOining Forces

Continental champions Italy and Argentina to meet in June

Sep 28th 2021, 5:26 PM 3,576 Views 0 Comments

The announcement comes during an intensifying turf war pitting the two most powerful confederations in world soccer against Fifa.

Uefa accuse judge involved with European Super League case of ‘clear bias’
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

Uefa accuse judge involved with European Super League case of ‘clear bias’

Sep 28th 2021, 5:12 PM 2,903 Views 0 Comments

The governing body has had to declare disciplinary proceedings against three clubs still committed to the breakaway league null and void.

# uefa - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

England's long-ball failings and the breakout of the back three - Insights from Uefa's breakdown of Euro 2020
# Technical Report
From The42
# Technical Report

England's long-ball failings and the breakout of the back three - Insights from Uefa's breakdown of Euro 2020

Sep 14th 2021, 4:53 PM 3,196 Views 0 Comments

A team of Uefa experts, including Packie Bonner and Robbie Keane, have analysed the trends from the summer’s tournament.

# uefa - Friday 3 September, 2021

Uefa have ‘grave concerns’ over plans to stage World Cup every two years
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Uefa have ‘grave concerns’ over plans to stage World Cup every two years

Sep 3rd 2021, 10:58 PM 5,483 Views 5 Comments

The Fifa Congress voted in May to conduct a feasibility study into holding the competition more regularly.

# uefa - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Uefa opens proceedings against the FA over fan behaviour at Euro 2020 final
# Crowd Trouble
From The42
# Crowd Trouble

Uefa opens proceedings against the FA over fan behaviour at Euro 2020 final

Aug 3rd 2021, 7:02 PM 3,335 Views 2 Comments

Scenes in and around the ground marred the Three Lions’ second ever major final appearance.

# uefa - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Paul Pogba and Dele Alli among 10 players shortlisted for Uefa goal of the season
# Standing Out
From The42
# Standing Out

Paul Pogba and Dele Alli among 10 players shortlisted for Uefa goal of the season

Jul 20th 2021, 9:59 PM 6,944 Views 0 Comments

Patrik Schick and Sarah Zadrazil are also some of the contenders looking to win the award.

# uefa - Monday 19 July, 2021

Ex-FAI chief Noel Mooney appointed new CEO of Welsh FA
# New Gig
From The42
# New Gig

Ex-FAI chief Noel Mooney appointed new CEO of Welsh FA

Jul 19th 2021, 12:56 PM 6,977 Views 7 Comments

He spent six months as the interim General Manager of the FAI during the Association’s fire-fighting days in 2019.

# uefa - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Bid for quick decision on whether Uefa broke EU law over Super League rejected
# Rumbling On
From The42
# Rumbling On

Bid for quick decision on whether Uefa broke EU law over Super League rejected

Jul 15th 2021, 7:56 PM 2,428 Views 0 Comments

A Madrid court had asked the European Court of Justice to consider whether Uefa had breached European competition law.

# uefa - Saturday 10 July, 2021

English FA fined over fan disturbances, laser pointing
# Pew Pew
From The42
# Pew Pew

English FA fined over fan disturbances, laser pointing

Jul 10th 2021, 1:13 PM 4,907 Views 5 Comments

The Danish anthem was booed and Kasper Schmeichel had to contend with a lazer pointed from the Wembley crowd.

# uefa - Friday 9 July, 2021

Hungary handed spectator ban by Uefa due to supporters' racism and homophobia at Euros
# Triple Punishment
From The42
# Triple Punishment

Hungary handed spectator ban by Uefa due to supporters' racism and homophobia at Euros

Jul 9th 2021, 7:45 PM 4,752 Views 5 Comments

The Hungarians will also have to display a banner containing Uefa’s ‘#EqualGame’ logo and have been fined €100,000.

# uefa - Friday 25 June, 2021

Uefa launch probe into 'discriminatory incidents' during Germany-Hungary match
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Uefa launch probe into 'discriminatory incidents' during Germany-Hungary match

Jun 25th 2021, 12:02 PM 2,555 Views 0 Comments

The fixture was overshadowed by a row over a new Hungarian anti-LGBTQ law.

# uefa - Thursday 24 June, 2021

Away goals rule to be abolished in all European club competitions
# Change Of Plans
From The42
# Change Of Plans

Away goals rule to be abolished in all European club competitions

Jun 24th 2021, 3:03 PM 4,302 Views 7 Comments

It was used to determine the winner of a two-legged knockout tie in cases where the two teams had scored the same number of goals on aggregate.

# uefa - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Wembley cleared to allow 60,000 fans to attend Euro 2020 semi-finals and final
# Increase
From The42
# Increase

Wembley cleared to allow 60,000 fans to attend Euro 2020 semi-finals and final

Jun 22nd 2021, 6:34 PM 2,854 Views 2 Comments

The stadium will operate at 75% capacity for the matches.

Munich to deck city in rainbow colours after 'shameful' Uefa decision
# LGBTQ
From The42
# LGBTQ

Munich to deck city in rainbow colours after 'shameful' Uefa decision

Jun 22nd 2021, 3:00 PM 39,645 Views 63 Comments

The European football governing body say it is a ‘politically and religiously neutral organisation.’

# uefa - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

FIFPro wants answers from Uefa over handling of Benjamin Pavard’s head injury
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

FIFPro wants answers from Uefa over handling of Benjamin Pavard’s head injury

Jun 16th 2021, 5:19 PM 3,507 Views 1 Comment

Uefa are understood to have made contact with the French federation regarding the incident.

# uefa - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Banned by Fifa in 2015, Michel Platini set for return to football
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Banned by Fifa in 2015, Michel Platini set for return to football

Jun 15th 2021, 10:33 PM 9,602 Views 8 Comments

The Frenchman was ousted as president of European governing body Uefa.

UEFA opens investigation into Marko Arnautovic incident against North Macedonia
# Apology
From The42
# Apology

UEFA opens investigation into Marko Arnautovic incident against North Macedonia

Jun 15th 2021, 1:22 PM 7,020 Views 1 Comment

The frontman reacted angrily after scoring late in the game in Bucharest.

# uefa - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Uefa demands Ukraine make changes to 'political' jersey
# Response
From The42
# Response

Uefa demands Ukraine make changes to 'political' jersey

Jun 10th 2021, 2:05 PM 6,077 Views 7 Comments

Ukraine’s Euro kit has sparked fury in Russia.

# uefa - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Uefa seeking clarity over fans before switching Champions League final to Portugal
# Late Changes
From The42
# Late Changes

Uefa seeking clarity over fans before switching Champions League final to Portugal

May 12th 2021, 5:31 PM 3,880 Views 1 Comment

It is understood the British government’s position regarding quarantine exemptions for sponsors, VIPs and broadcasters was a sticking point to hosting the game on 29 May.

Disciplinary investigation begins against Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus over Super League
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

Disciplinary investigation begins against Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus over Super League

May 12th 2021, 12:59 PM 2,836 Views 1 Comment

The three clubs were key drivers in the controversial project.

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