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UEFA Direct issue 193: Farewell 2020…Welcome 2021

The latest UEFA Direct closes an extraordinary year and looks ahead to 2021 with a wealth of entertainment in store.
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News & Video

New Anti-Doping Regulations issued

UEFA’s firm commitment to fighting doping in European football takes another important step forward.
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UEFA in 2020 – Part 2: Returning to Play

The restart of UEFA’s major competitions and how European football continued to face the COVID-19 pandemic.
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UEFA in 2020 – Part 1: Extraordinary times

It's been a year like none before for UEFA and European football, which has had to confront the outbreak and widespread impact of the COVID-19 pandemic across the continent.
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Female officials making strides

Stéphanie Frappart made history this year, but she is far from the only female official breaking down barriers.
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Learning lessons from a year like no other

Aleksander Čeferin emphasises that teamwork, unity and solidarity can help the football community overcome any obstacle.
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2020: How football helped countries and communities in a year like no other

By playing a frontline role in society’s response to the COVID-19 virus, European football showed the power of the beautiful game to touch people’s lives, even in the hardest times.
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UEFA support for European Climate Pact

European football’s governing body "ready to do everything it can" to help achieve EU’s vision of a climate neutral economy by 2050.
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UEFA and Electronic Arts launch 2021 eChampions League tournament

UEFA and Electronic Arts announce the return of the eChampions League, which will start in February and culminate with the final, a day before the UEFA Champions League final in Istanbul.
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Five years of Growing the game

Having celebrated its fifth birthday in 2020, the UEFA Grow programme continues to have a far-reaching and positive impact on European football's member associations.
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Both 2020/21 Under-17s cancelled

2020/21 UEFA women’s and men’s Under-19 championships remain confirmed
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Member associations news

UEFA in focus

Voting starts for UEFA.com fans' Women’s and Men’s Teams of the Year

Fans will be able to select their favourite line-up from 50 women's and men's players before the deadline on 6 January
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Foundation's 55 children's projects for 2020/21

This Friday, the UEFA Foundation celebrates World Children’s Day, using the magic of football to support the youngsters who need it most.
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This season's competitions calendar

A one-stop shop for all UEFA's competition dates during the 2020/21 season.
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UEFA Direct issue 192: Back up and running

The new edition of UEFA's official magazine is out now, looking back on a stunning August and ahead to an exciting new campaign.
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UEFA Awards - who won what?

Find out who was honoured at the ceremony in Geneva...
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UEFA return to play protocol

The medical and operational protocol applicable to competitive UEFA matches.
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Study on training facilities and youth investment

Insight on how clubs use UEFA solidarity payments for their long-term development and sustainability.
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Women's football strategy review

A full report on the impressive progress made during the first year of Time for Action, UEFA's strategy for women's football.
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President Čeferin: wake-up call

President Aleksander Čeferin explains why encouraging footballers to speak openly about their personal experiences of discrimination is a critical first step in rethinking UEFA’s efforts to eradicate racism from the European game.
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UEFA Direct: Return to Play

After football’s longest period of inactivity since WWII, our official magazine looks at what it took to get UEFA competitions off and running again in August.
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Executive Committee decisions related to club competitions

All yellow cards expire on completion of the round of 16 in both the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League.
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A long wait ends

The latest edition of UEFA Direct reports on how UEFA and Europe’s football stakeholders joined forces to plan and launch the game’s return across the continent in the face of the COVID-19 crisis.
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UEFA President on COVID-19 crisis

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin on the solidarity of football’s stakeholders.
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UEFA's 2018/19 Annual Report – out now

Another eventful year for UEFA is chronicled in the organisation's Annual Report for 2018/19, which is now available online.
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Celebrating 15 years of UEFA's landmark solidarity programme

Since 2004, UEFA's innovative HatTrick assistance programme has significantly influenced the football landscape in the countries of UEFA's 55 member associations.
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Before and after COVID-19 – UEFA Direct 190 out now

From the Amsterdam Congress to the postponement of all competitions, UEFA's magazine reflects two footballing worlds.
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UEFA puts schools at heart of grassroots plans

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin launched UEFA's €11m Football in Schools programme in Slovenia.
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