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# uefa - Friday 1 September, 2017

UEFA opens investigation into PSG following Neymar and Kylian Mbappe transfers
# Inevitable
From The42
# Inevitable

UEFA opens investigation into PSG following Neymar and Kylian Mbappe transfers

Sep 1st 2017, 6:42 PM 6,410 Views 15 Comments

The governing body will investigate a possible breach of Financial Fair Play guidelines.

# uefa - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Buffon sandwiched between Ronaldo and Messi on three-man Uefa Player of the Year shortlist
# And The Nominees Are...
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# And The Nominees Are...

Buffon sandwiched between Ronaldo and Messi on three-man Uefa Player of the Year shortlist

Aug 15th 2017, 3:59 PM 5,656 Views 10 Comments

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has made it into the top 10, meanwhile.

# uefa - Monday 31 July, 2017

Two United players punished for breaching Uefa doping rules
# Eejits
From The42
# Eejits

Two United players punished for breaching Uefa doping rules

Jul 31st 2017, 3:08 PM 12,470 Views 15 Comments

Phil Jones has been suspended and fined, with Daley Blind just fined, following incidents in the aftermath of the Europa League final.

# uefa - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Suspended Spanish football president resigns as vice president of Fifa and Uefa amid corruption investigation
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Suspended Spanish football president resigns as vice president of Fifa and Uefa amid corruption investigation

Jul 27th 2017, 11:17 AM 2,307 Views 8 Comments

Angel Maria Villar had been head of the Spanish football federation for almost three decades before he was suspended following his arrest last Tuesday.

# uefa - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Ireland manager out to avoid last-minute transfers clashing with crucial World Cup qualifier
# Leaving It Late
From The42
# Leaving It Late

Ireland manager out to avoid last-minute transfers clashing with crucial World Cup qualifier

Jul 22nd 2017, 7:30 AM 5,067 Views 4 Comments

Martin O’Neill will urge his players to get their business done before they depart for Tbilisi next month.

# uefa - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Extra police drafted in as Celtic hope for trouble-free Linfield visit
# Ill-tempered
From The42
# Ill-tempered

Extra police drafted in as Celtic hope for trouble-free Linfield visit

Jul 18th 2017, 9:29 AM 7,671 Views 19 Comments

1,500 away fans are expected to make the trip to Glasgow for tomorrow’s Champions League qualifying second leg.

# uefa - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'I know what I’d give but I’d be slightly biased' - Delaney calls for leniency from Fifa
# The Waiting Game
From The42
# The Waiting Game

'I know what I’d give but I’d be slightly biased' - Delaney calls for leniency from Fifa

Jun 29th 2017, 7:15 AM 6,587 Views 5 Comments

The FAI has made its submission to world football’s governing body over comments made by Martin O’Neill and James McClean.

# uefa - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Uefa suggests possibility of English or pan-British 2030 World Cup but what does it mean for Ireland?
# In The Mix
From The42
# In The Mix

Uefa suggests possibility of English or pan-British 2030 World Cup but what does it mean for Ireland?

Jun 3rd 2017, 4:06 PM 7,761 Views 21 Comments

The expanded tournament and shared 2026 template means Dublin could be part of any conversation.

# uefa - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Watch: Silence, applause as United and Ajax honour Manchester victims
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Watch: Silence, applause as United and Ajax honour Manchester victims

May 24th 2017, 8:33 PM 5,367 Views 1 Comment

The two teams stood around the centre circle at Stockholm’s Friends Arena with their heads bowed.

# uefa - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Dortmund players 'fully focused' on Monaco despite last week's events, insists Thomas Tuchel
# Yellow Wall
From The42
# Yellow Wall

Dortmund players 'fully focused' on Monaco despite last week's events, insists Thomas Tuchel

Apr 18th 2017, 6:17 PM 1,488 Views 1 Comment

The Bundesliga side’s bus was attacked last week.

# uefa - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Delaney to reportedly earn additional €100k-a-year after winning Uefa Executive Committee seat
# Salary Top-up
From The42
# Salary Top-up

Delaney to reportedly earn additional €100k-a-year after winning Uefa Executive Committee seat

Apr 5th 2017, 11:59 AM 24,231 Views 30 Comments

The European football governing body has also announced that the FAI will receive an extra €1 million ‘solidarity payment’.

# uefa - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Ireland climb a place in latest Fifa world rankings
# Progress
From The42
# Progress

Ireland climb a place in latest Fifa world rankings

Mar 9th 2017, 1:47 PM 8,188 Views 16 Comments

Meanwhile, Northern Ireland remain unchanged in 35th, as do Wales (12th) and Scotland (67th).

# uefa - Thursday 9 February, 2017

FAI chief Delaney puts name forward for election to Uefa role
# ExCo
From The42
# ExCo

FAI chief Delaney puts name forward for election to Uefa role

Feb 9th 2017, 6:32 PM 8,726 Views 19 Comments

The head of Irish football is among the candidates vying for a seat on the Executive Committee.

Ireland's chances of qualifying for the 2026 World Cup will improve if Uefa get their way
# Euro Vision
From The42
# Euro Vision

Ireland's chances of qualifying for the 2026 World Cup will improve if Uefa get their way

Feb 9th 2017, 12:22 PM 3,974 Views 4 Comments

European football’s governing body will ask for 16 places at the tournament.

# uefa - Friday 3 February, 2017

Baku and Madrid go head-to-head to host Champions League final
# First-Timers
From The42
# First-Timers

Baku and Madrid go head-to-head to host Champions League final

Feb 3rd 2017, 12:47 PM 4,849 Views 7 Comments

There will be a straight shootout between two cities with contrasting football histories for the right to host the prestigious event in 2019.

# uefa - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Celtic face Uefa charges after crowd disturbances at Etihad Stadium
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Celtic face Uefa charges after crowd disturbances at Etihad Stadium

Dec 7th 2016, 8:37 PM 5,467 Views 11 Comments

Fighting broke out in the stands during last night’s Champions League game.

# uefa - Friday 18 November, 2016

CSKA Moscow midfielder hit with 2-year ban for cocaine use
# Drugs
From The42
# Drugs

CSKA Moscow midfielder hit with 2-year ban for cocaine use

Nov 18th 2016, 12:28 PM 5,165 Views 8 Comments

Finland international Roman Eremenko has been handed a lengthy suspension by UEFA after failing a doping test.

# uefa - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Uefa open to playing Champions League final outside of Europe
# Final Destination
From The42
# Final Destination

Uefa open to playing Champions League final outside of Europe

Oct 20th 2016, 7:05 PM 4,786 Views 18 Comments

New York has been suggested as one possible host city for the final.

# uefa - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Uefa fines Celtic for displaying Palestine flags, Legia Warsaw to play behind closed doors
# Disciplinary Action
From The42
# Disciplinary Action

Uefa fines Celtic for displaying Palestine flags, Legia Warsaw to play behind closed doors

Sep 29th 2016, 4:26 PM 6,382 Views 15 Comments

European football’s governing body has dished out a number of sanctions today.

# uefa - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Uefa vice president's niece found dead after kidnapping
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Uefa vice president's niece found dead after kidnapping

Sep 21st 2016, 8:55 AM 26,055 Views 15 Comments

The woman’s body was found in Mexico after being held for ransom for several days.

# uefa - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

FAI-backed candidate elected new Uefa president
# Clean Slate
From The42
# Clean Slate

FAI-backed candidate elected new Uefa president

Sep 14th 2016, 10:40 AM 3,915 Views 5 Comments

Aleksander Ceferin defeated Dutch FA president Michael van Praag by 42 votes to 13 in today’s election.

# uefa - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Uefa's latest technical report shows why possession football is no longer in vogue
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

Uefa's latest technical report shows why possession football is no longer in vogue

Sep 13th 2016, 12:43 PM 5,286 Views 10 Comments

Ireland were among the teams in terms of passes attempted and distance covered.

# uefa - Friday 26 August, 2016

Europe's top four leagues to get four guaranteed Champions League spots
# Reformat
From The42
# Reformat

Europe's top four leagues to get four guaranteed Champions League spots

Aug 26th 2016, 10:28 AM 7,439 Views 24 Comments

UEFA has announced changes that will see the continent’s big leagues get automatic places from 2018-19.

# uefa - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

FAI nails its colours to the mast and backs Ceferin to replace Platini as Uefa boss
# That's My Guy
From The42
# That's My Guy

FAI nails its colours to the mast and backs Ceferin to replace Platini as Uefa boss

Aug 17th 2016, 5:20 PM 5,919 Views 9 Comments

The Slovenian football chief is aiming to win September’s election.

# uefa - Monday 18 July, 2016

Ronaldo and Messi leading contenders for Uefa award, Will Grigg voted in top 25
# Creme De La Creme
From The42
# Creme De La Creme

Ronaldo and Messi leading contenders for Uefa award, Will Grigg voted in top 25

Jul 18th 2016, 3:30 PM 10,366 Views 16 Comments

Gareth Bale, Manuel Neuer and Luis Suarez also made the 10-man shortlist.

# uefa - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Trouble ahead for Portugal, Hungary and Belgium as Uefa open disciplinary probes
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

Trouble ahead for Portugal, Hungary and Belgium as Uefa open disciplinary probes

Jun 19th 2016, 12:31 PM 11,392 Views 10 Comments

There were three separate incidents of crowd disturbance at Euro 2016 yesterday.

# uefa - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Mamadou Sakho offered Euro 2016 lifeline as Uefa lift provisional suspension
# LFC
From The42
# LFC

Mamadou Sakho offered Euro 2016 lifeline as Uefa lift provisional suspension

May 28th 2016, 4:34 PM 6,108 Views 14 Comments

The French defender is free to resume playing from tomorrow.

# uefa - Monday 16 May, 2016

Just one current player makes the cut in Martin O'Neill's all-time Euros XI
# Euro Stars
From The42
# Euro Stars

Just one current player makes the cut in Martin O'Neill's all-time Euros XI

May 16th 2016, 5:34 PM 13,119 Views 25 Comments

Shockingly, it’s not Jonathan Walters.

# uefa - Monday 9 May, 2016

Platini resigns as Uefa president as ban is reduced to 4 years
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

Platini resigns as Uefa president as ban is reduced to 4 years

May 9th 2016, 10:32 AM 3,255 Views 5 Comments

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has rejected the former French star’s appeal.

# uefa - Friday 29 April, 2016

'Today the match begins, a new match, the final': Platini in court to appeal ethics ban
# CAS
From The42
# CAS

'Today the match begins, a new match, the final': Platini in court to appeal ethics ban

Apr 29th 2016, 8:39 AM 1,961 Views 0 Comments

The Frenchman is currently serving a six-year ban.

# uefa - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Liverpool suspend Sakho following 'possible anti-doping violation'
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

Liverpool suspend Sakho following 'possible anti-doping violation'

Apr 23rd 2016, 1:37 PM 10,444 Views 48 Comments

A report in France claims that Sakho has been taking a fat-burning supplement which caused the failed test.

# uefa - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Uefa offices raided by Swiss police after Panama Papers link
# Panama Papers
From The42
# Panama Papers

Uefa offices raided by Swiss police after Panama Papers link

Apr 6th 2016, 4:22 PM 9,922 Views 15 Comments

Leaked documents have connected football’s European governing body with the dramatic scandal.

# uefa - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Uefa cite ‘Manchester is full of sh*t’ chant but ignore songs on tragedies
# Controversial
From The42
# Controversial

Uefa cite ‘Manchester is full of sh*t’ chant but ignore songs on tragedies

Mar 31st 2016, 2:02 PM 7,796 Views 22 Comments

The governing body only notes one song in their charge sheet from the recent Europa League clash.

# uefa - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Jack Byrne's free-kick sets up opening goal for Ireland U21s against Italy
# Young Guns
From The42
# Young Guns

Jack Byrne's free-kick sets up opening goal for Ireland U21s against Italy

Mar 24th 2016, 6:47 PM 5,807 Views 0 Comments

An own goal from Lorenzo Rosseti gave Noel King’s side the upper hand but the Italians soon took control.

# uefa - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Euro 2016 without the fans? 'No plans' to play behind closed doors despite terror threat
# France 2016
From The42
# France 2016

Euro 2016 without the fans? 'No plans' to play behind closed doors despite terror threat

Mar 23rd 2016, 11:23 AM 9,279 Views 22 Comments

Tournament organisers ‘confident’ in security measures in place for France 2016.

# uefa - Friday 18 March, 2016

Man United and Liverpool charged by Uefa over crowd trouble
# Bitter Rivals
From The42
# Bitter Rivals

Man United and Liverpool charged by Uefa over crowd trouble

Mar 18th 2016, 10:32 AM 10,872 Views 26 Comments

Clubs facing disciplinary action for fighting between fans during their Europa League clash at Old Trafford.

# uefa - Thursday 3 March, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: TV3 to show Euro games, McGregor keen on Lawler and all today's sport
# Thursday
From The42
# Thursday

We'll Leave It There So: TV3 to show Euro games, McGregor keen on Lawler and all today's sport

Mar 3rd 2016, 8:17 PM 10,995 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, Jack McCaffrey may be unavailable for Dublin’s championship defence while Belvedere College booked their place in the Leinster Schools Senior Cup.

# uefa - Monday 15 February, 2016

FAI to give Euro 2016 tickets to 'most loyal supporters'
# Clarification
From The42
# Clarification

FAI to give Euro 2016 tickets to 'most loyal supporters'

Feb 15th 2016, 5:09 PM 7,525 Views 19 Comments

Preference will be given Supporters Clubs, Season Ticket holders and Fans Direct members among others.

# uefa - Friday 12 February, 2016

FAI obtain additional Euro 2016 tickets as fans begin to receive the good news
# Promising
From The42
# Promising

FAI obtain additional Euro 2016 tickets as fans begin to receive the good news

Feb 12th 2016, 7:30 PM 4,905 Views 1 Comment

Uefa’s process of taking payment and confirming successful applicants will run over the new few days.

# uefa - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Check your bank accounts! FAI advise fans who applied for Euro 2016 tickets
# Update
From The42
# Update

Check your bank accounts! FAI advise fans who applied for Euro 2016 tickets

Feb 11th 2016, 6:13 PM 22,056 Views 23 Comments

The association has issued a statement confirming that Uefa will be taking payment for tickets from tomorrow morning.