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Former UEFA chief Michel Platini released from custody after police questioning

Former UEFA president Michel Platini was released from custody in the early hours of Wednesday after being questioned as part of a corruption investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.

Portugal beat Netherlands 1-0 to win inaugural UEFA Nations League title

Portugal beat Netherlands 1-0 to lift inaugural UEFA Nations League title courtesy of a solitary goal by Goncalo Guedes in the final on Sunday.

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Manchester City appeal to CAS against UEFA fair play probe

Manchester City have launched a legal challenge to block UEFA’s pursuit of a Champions League ban for violating spending regulations and thus have asked CAS to throw out the case that has been passed by UEFA’s investigators to its judges.

Swiss clubs reject proposal for near-closed UEFA Champions League

Twenty of Switzerland's first and second division clubs have unanimously rejected a UEFA proposal about the changes going to be brought about in next season's Champions League which protects the elite clubs and leagues.

UEFA not planning European weekend matches before 2027, says Serie A chief

De Siervo said that, under UEFA's proposals, a total of 128 teams would be involved in a European competition divided into three tiers, with promotion and relegation between each.

More clubs, league system in UEFA European competition plans

UEFA has included promotion and relegation, plus places for more teams, in its future vision for the Champions League and other club competitions.

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UEFA orders Montenegro to play game without fans over racism

UEFA orders Montenegro to play its next home game behind closed doors after England players were racially abused in a European Championship qualifier last month

European Leagues say will not allow UEFA competitions at weekends

Europe's domestic leagues, concerned about plans to drastically overhaul football on the continent from 2024, say they will not allow UEFA club competitions to be played at weekends.

Referees should stop games over racial abuse: UEFA chief

"We will speak to the referees again, and tell them to be confident, not to be afraid to act," the BBC quoted the UEFA President as saying on Tuesday at an Equal Game conference at Wembley Stadium.

UEFA punishes Shakhtar Donetsk, Lazio for fan racism

UEFA says it ordered Shakhtar Donetsk and Lazio to closes parts of their stadium next season because of racist fan behavior at Europa League games

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