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UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin against cross-confederation World Cup bids

Aleksander Ceferin said "I do whatever I can to have only one European bid for the World Cup. That will raise the chances of Europe hosting the World Cup."

Germany, Netherlands get quick reunion in Euros qualifying

The two leading countries being together in Group C was only possible because Germany was relegated last month from the top tier of the UEFA Nations League and had a lower seeding in the Dublin draw.

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UEFA approve new European club competition from 2021

At their meeting in Dublin, UEFA's Executive Committee finalised plans to introduce the event, with the working title 'UEL2' and featuring 32 teams in the group stage, in the 2021 to 2024 competition cycle.

UEFA Nations League a hit as positivity replaces skepticism

Across the continent, skepticism seems to have been replaced by positivity as European soccer's latest innovation replaced many unpopular friendly games in a busy calendar.

UEFA, Europe's top clubs dismiss threat of new competitions

The UEFA president compared a breakaway to FIFA's Club World Cup project, often speculated to be backed by Saudi Arabian money, and said both had been driven by secretive talks.

European clubs 'committed' to working with UEFA

Following a meeting of the Professional Football Strategy Council (PFSC), the first since the Football Leaks documents were published earlier this month, UEFA said that "unity" was the key to European football success "at all levels".

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UEFA says could re-open financial investigations

The FFP rules are intended, among other things, to prevent clubs receiving unlimited amounts of money through inflated sponsorship deals with organisations related to the owners.

UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin unopposed for re-election

UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin will run unopposed for re-election as head of European soccer's governing body in February's vote.

Top European clubs again planning Super League breakaway - report

Der Spiegel reported that talks between some of Europe's leading clubs on a breakaway league were at an advanced stage before a compromise deal in 2016 UEFA.

UEFA charges Manchester United for team's late arrival at game

Manchester United was charged Wednesday with arriving late at its home stadium for a Champions League match and faces punishment from UEFA.

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