Category: European Football

UEFA Confirms VAR Will Be Used in 2018/19 Champions League Knockout Stages

​UEFA has confirmed that Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be implemented for all of the matches in this season’s Champions League knockout stages. It had been confirmed at the September meeting of the UEFA Executive Committee that VAR would be introduced in time for the 2019/20 competition, but they have been in discussions about bringing it forwards […]

UEFA Announce 32 Team European Club Competition

​UEFA’s executive committee has officially approved the creation of a third European club competition, beginning in 2021. Discussions have been in place for some time regarding the possibility of introducing a brand new European competition to the footballing schedule which would offer more teams the opportunity of being able to play in Europe. As reported on ​UEFA’s official […]

Euro 2020 Qualifying

​The 2016 European Championship was a resounding success, and preparations for Euro 2020 moved a step forward as the qualifying groups were drawn on Sunday. England, drawn in Group A, must now ready themselves for the likes of the Czech Republic and Bulgaria. Germany, who were in Pot 2 as a result of their UEFA Nations […]