A young Liverpool fan desperate to meet hero Fernando Torres ended up becoming part of Chelsea's Europa League trophy presentation. Louis Kearns, aged 11, had been at the match with his dad. As Chelsea's players made their way past Louis' seat, he was desperate to get up close and personal with Torres and former Liverpool [.
UEFA is looking for the most dedicated fans of the four UEFA Europa League semi-finalists to enter 'The Race' and win a premium package for the 15 May final for you and a friend.
Now that Chelsea FC, SL Benfica, Fenerbahçe SK and FC Basel 1893 have booked their places in the UEFA Europa League semi-finals, UEFA is looking for the most dedicated fans of each team to take part in 'The Race'.
Mais um jogo das eliminatórias da Copa do Mundo de 2014, foi realizado no dia 22/03/2013, na cidade de Ljubljiana-SLO, onde jogaram as seleções da Eslovênia (56º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção da Islândia (92 no ranking da FIFA).
Mais um jogo das eliminatórias da Copa do Mundo de 2014, foi realizado no dia 22/03/2013, na cidade de Zagreb-CRO, onde jogaram as seleções da Croácia (9º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção da Sérvia (35º no ranking da FIFA).
Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram:
Os árbitros, foram: Referee: Cuneyt CAKIR (TUR)Assistant Referee 1: Bahattin DURAN (TUR)Assistant Referee 2: Tarik ONGUN (TUR)Fourth official: Baris SIMSEK (TUR)
Mais um jogo das eliminatórias da Copa do Mundo de 2014, foi realizado no dia 22/03/2013, na cidade de Ramat Gan-ISR, onde jogaram as seleções de Israel (74º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção de Portugal (7º no ranking da FIFA).
Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram: Eliminatórias Copa do Mundo
As we've mentioned on Untold before the issue has not been whether someone will take Uefa to a European court, but whether it would be a club claiming that Uefa has gone too far in laying down the code of practice, or another saying that Uefa has not gone far enough [...]
FIFA, and to a lesser extent EUFA, are often perceived as being mafia-like, totalitarian organizations.
It is no surprise that there are certain common elements to both bodies, as well a similarity to worldwide groups such as religious organisations If you compare the characteristics below against those of [.
Liverpool and West Ham culminated in a stalemate, but the scoreline may not have been indicative of the final result. Luis Suarez, Philippe Coutinho and Steven Gerrard all provided the creative punch to pin back West Ham in their own end forcing last-ditch efforts from James Tomkins, Jack Collison and Gary O'Neil.
Manchester City's inability to qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League continues to haunt them, as it looks like City will be once again seeded as a number 3 seed for next season's Champions League draw.
After failing to pick up a win and finishing bottom of Group D below Borussia Dortmund, Real Madrid and Ajax, Man City have dropped to 22nd in UEFA's coefficient rankings and will be seeded in the third pot in the draw for the group stages on August 29.
Champions League Recap: Bayern Munich Offer Slam Dunk At Allianz-Arena is a post from: Serie A Weekly Champions League Recap: Bayern Munich Offer Slam Dunk At Allianz-Arena is a post from: Serie A Weekly With a 4-0 win in their first semi-final leg, against a club many claim the best of the modern era, Bayern Munich, aside from a complete meltdown in the second leg, have booked their place in.
Chelsea's players reportedly got a very prompt reply to their enquiries as to whether they would be in line for a bonus for winning the Europa League. The Champions League holders put out the feelers to see if they would be in-line for a bumper pay day if they won Uefa's second-tier silverware instead this [.
Mario Goetze of Borussia Dortmund (Google Creative Commons)
Friday's Champions League semifinal draw will have been particularly pleasurable for those symmetrically inclined.
The 2011-12 Bundesliga winners (Borussia Dortmund) are taking on the same season's La Liga champions (Real Madrid) in one match, with each division's runners-up (Bayern Munich and Real Madrid respectively) of that campaign contesting the other.
Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid (Photo by Jasper Juinen/Getty Images)
Jose Mourinho has a knack of fielding solid Champions League sides, and this years Real Madrid side are no different. As Mourinho's men came into the first leg of their quarterfinal clash against the Turkish club, the Spanish side handled matters fairly calmly at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday evening.
Both sides will be meeting for the first time in history this week. Malaga are the new team in this competition, taking the 1st place ahead of AC Milan and knocking out FC Porto two teams that have already achieved glory in UCL in the Group Stage. The last time Borussia Dortmund reached the quarterfinals, in 1997, they won the competition.
BVB attacking power vs Malaga's defensive end Think about the offensive threat presented by Borussia Dortmund: Lewandowski, Reus and Gotze. These three have the ability to shatter any defense, making them the 6th team in goals scored (16), only two behind the best scoring team in the competition, Bayern Munich with 18 goals.
The people who whip up these fancy second-tier finals (UEFA. They're called UEFA.) concocted a nice little PR thingamajig by pairing one fan from Benfica and one fan from Chelsea with a top notch freestyler in a race through Amsterdam to the Arena. They would hope to determine a winner through various stuns and what-nots.
UEFA has proposed a new minimum 10-game ban for racist abuse.
UEFA General SecretaryGianni Infantino outlined the plans at this week's SoccerEx conference. "We have to have sanctions and they must have a deterrent effect," said Infantino. "What we are proposing is if a player or official is convicted of racism they should receive a 10-match suspension at least.