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FIFA & European Parliament to team up to address social issues through football!

FIFA President Gianni Infantino and European Parliament (EP) President David Sassoli have agreed to organising a joint event next year with the objective to address critical social issues via football following a fruitful meeting held today in Brussels. “We started a path at FIFA some years ago to invest football …

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UEFA to introduce group stage for UEFA Women’s Champions League!

UEFA will transform the format of its Women’s Champions League in 2021/22 – a move designed to boost competitiveness and increase exposure of women’s club football through its elite competition. The changes, announced Wednesday by the UEFA Executive Committee, represent a fundamental shift from the current format. As of the 2021/22 …

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10 years of success for UEFA’s disability partnership!

On World Disability Day, let’s examine the progress UEFA has made in this area alongside their partner, Centre for Access to Football in Europe (CAFE), over the past 10 years. CAFE was set up in 2009, funded by UEFA, to advise on increasing access to football for disabled people, improving …

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Top European Football Club coaches’ talks with UEFA!

UEFA and top European club coaches have met in Nyon to swap opinions and ideas on the European club competitions and the development of the game. The latest annual UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum, which took place at the House of European Football on Monday, once again provided a star-studded …

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UEFA support for grassroots sport starts close to home!

The Foundation for the Development of Sport in Nyon held its annual awards ceremony at UEFA’s headquarters this week, awarding grants to four local sports associations. The recipients of the 2019 grants are Swiss Disabled Sailing (CHF 20,000), Club Subaquatique de Nyon (scuba-diving club, CHF 20,000), Association Seven (organisation of …

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New UEFA mentor programme set to boost female coach numbers!

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 has launched an ambitious mentor programme to build on impressive progress in its Europe-wide …

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UEFA and Fare unite to promote diversity and inclusion!

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. Clubs and national teams from throughout Europe have united with UEFA and its social responsibility partner, …

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Statement on racism by UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin!

UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin underlines the commitment of European football’s governing body to tackle racism. There were times, not long ago, when the football family thought that the scourge of racism was a distant memory. The last couple of years have taught us that such thinking was, at best, complacent. …

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Soccerex USA 2019 to showcase soccer elite from Europe & the Americas!

Soccerex has announced that the final conference programme for Soccerex USA 2019, Miami, November 21-22 will feature leading executives from some of the biggest soccer organisations across Europe and the Americas. The event is hosted with the continuing support of North America’s key leagues and governing bodies including CONCACAF, Major …

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