Tagged: UEFA

Organization Earth and UEFA support child refugees

The Organization Earth and UEFA Foundation For Children have launched a football program for child refugees accommodated in Athens. According to the official statement, refugees and Greek coaches from AO Haidariou have been operating a football training camp since May for 85 children aged 9 to 16, while the Hope Scaramagas adult team will train […]

Slovenian Ceferin voted UEFA President

Aleksander Ceferin has been elected as the new president of Uefa, European football’s governing body, during voting procedures that took place in Athens at the 12th UEFA Congress. Ceferin, head of the Football Association of Slovenia, polled 42 votes at Uefa’s congress in Athens, 29 more than Dutchman Michael van Praag. The 48-year-old succeeds former […]

Critical meeting between FIFA/UEFA and Greek teams cancelled

A meeting between a delegation of FIFA and UEFA with Greek football teams has been cancelled by the president of the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) Giorgos Girtzikis, just 30 minutes before the meeting was scheduled to begin. This development has both surprised and angered the Greek teams, while the FIFA and UEFA have arranged to […]

FIFA and UEFA threaten Greek football with ‘Grexit’

The global governing body of football, FIFA and its European branch UEFA have threatened Greece with expelling all its clubs and the Greek national football team from all international competitions, after a meeting between their representatives in Athens and Greek Deputy Minister for Sports Stavros Kontonis came to an impasse. The two organisations have given […]