European Football

AIFF needs to give players more game time: Legendary footballer Bhaskar Ganguly

Considered to be one of the finest goalkeepers ever produced by India, Ganguly said that in Europe, the reason behind the high-quality football played by the players is that they get more game time as compared to the Indian players.

Sep 19, 2019, 16:11 PM IST

Champions League: PSG, Bayern Munich reach last 16 as Manchester United edge closer

Layvin Kurzawa scored an unlikely hat-trick as Paris Saint-Germain powered into the last 16 of the Champions League on Tuesday (Oct 31) with a 5-0 rout of Anderlecht, while Bayern Munich joined them in the knockout stage.

Nov 01, 2017, 09:45 AM IST

Barcelona star Luis Suarez picks up Golden Shoe after prolific last season

It is the second time Suarez has won the Golden Shoe – in 2013-14 he shared the prize with Ronaldo

Oct 20, 2016, 23:36 PM IST

Borussia Dortmund beat Freiburg 3-1 to join Bayern Munich at the top of Bundesliga table

Dortmund are tied on 12 points with Bayern Munich, who take on Hamburg SV on Saturday.

Sep 24, 2016, 09:30 AM IST

UEFA under fire over changes to Champions League

UEFA rearranged the group-stage slots in favour of its four top-ranked leagues - in effect Spain, England, Germany and Italy - by guaranteeing them four places each.

Sep 08, 2016, 23:15 PM IST

Disgraced Michel Platini to attend UEFA Congress in Athens

The former French international, a three-time European footballer of the year, is the key figure in the scandal that brought down FIFA president Sepp Blatter.

Sep 07, 2016, 19:28 PM IST

The list of top 10 most valuable football clubs is out – See here!

The list includes top 10 most valuable football clubs on present along with their most valued players.

Jul 28, 2016, 18:08 PM IST

UEFA Euro 2016: Spain Vs Italy, Germany Vs Slovakia, England Vs Iceland – The Round of 16 Fixtures in Full

Though most of the fixtures look to be hedging on one-side, more shocks can be expected from the Round of 16 just like the Group stage.

Jun 23, 2016, 14:51 PM IST

Johan Cruyff, the total footballer who left an indelible legacy behind

Visionary Dutch footballer Johan Cruyff towered above European football as a player and a coach, and left an indelible legacy behind him when he died of cancer aged 68 on Thursday.

Mar 25, 2016, 01:56 AM IST

"Deeply shocked and saddened" UEFA condemns Paris attacks

UEFA has condemned the Paris attacks and said it's "deeply shocked and saddened by the tragic events".

Nov 14, 2015, 17:09 PM IST

UEFA announce expanded drug testing for Euro 2016

 UEFA will increase drug testing measures ahead of Euro 2016 in France, European football`s governing body said on Friday.

Sep 11, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Greek minister blasts FIFA, UEFA `ultimatum`

Greek deputy sports minister Stavros Kontonis said Wednesday he does not accept ultimatums by world and European football`s governing bodies FIFA and UEFA.

Apr 23, 2015, 02:00 AM IST

Brief encounter takes England women into Euro U19 finals

 The England Under-19 women`s team qualified for the European Championships in bizarre fashion after scoring a penalty in a replay of the closing seconds of their match against Norway on Thursday.

Apr 10, 2015, 04:03 AM IST

Sepp Blatter says football must move away from Europe

FIFA president Sepp Blatter warned Friday that he wants new measures to reduce Europe`s influence as he gears up for a battle over Europe`s World Cup places and his own reelection.

Mar 27, 2015, 23:10 PM IST

David Moyes takes swipe at Premier League decline

Former Everton and Manchester United manager David Moyes believes the dismal performances of Premier League clubs in Europe this season has exposed a decline in standards in the English top-flight.

Mar 22, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

Steroid profiling added to UEFA anti-doping programme

Steroid profiling of players will be added to the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) anti-doping programme next season, the European football governing body announced on Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Committed Roberto Mancini wants Inter Milan back in title race

Roberto Mancini has committed his long-term future to Inter Milan and believes the club will be strong enough next season to challenge for their first title in six years.

Mar 07, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

English clubs can rule European football, says Arsene Wenger

The Premier League`s 5.136 billion pounds ($7.90 billion)television deal will enable English clubs to dominate European football once again, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday.

Feb 13, 2015, 20:00 PM IST

Crimean clubs expelled from Russian League

Russia`s Football Union on Friday expelled three Crimean clubs from the country`s league`s third division in adherence to a ruling from European football`s governing body UEFA.

Jan 23, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

Neymar best Brazilian player in European football

FC Barcelona forward Neymar has won the prestigious Samba Gold accolade, awarded to the best Brazilian player in European football.

Jan 03, 2015, 18:29 PM IST