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Honorary members

Honorary members
Şenes Erzik, accompanied by wife Dilek, receives honorary membership of UEFA during the UEFA XXXIX Ordinary Congress in Vienna, Austria in March 2015 ©Getty Images for UEFA

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  • UEFA's President visits Portugal's City of Football
  • Aleksander Čeferin and Czech FA president Miroslav Pelta
  • Ottmar Hitzfeld GsponArena in Switzerland, the highest football pitch in Europe at over 2,000 metres above sea level
  • Youth sports programme in Estonia

UEFA may, on the proposal of the UEFA Executive Committee, bestow the status of honorary president or honorary membership upon a person for especially meritorious services to European football.

Honorary presidents may attend the UEFA Congress and UEFA Executive Committee meetings in an advisory capacity, but have no vote. Honorary members may attend the UEFA Congress in an advisory capacity, but have no vote.

UEFA honorary president
Lennart Johansson (SWE)

UEFA honorary members
Gerhard Aigner (GER)
Hans Bangerter (SUI)
Egidius Braun (GER)
Des Casey (IRL)
Şenes Erzik (TUR)
Jean Fournet-Fayard (FRA)
Vyacheslav Koloskov (RUS)
Antonio Matarrese (ITA)
Joseph Mifsud (MLT)
Per Ravn Omdal (NOR)
Giangiorgio Spiess (SUI)
Geoffrey Thompson (ENG)

Last updated: 13/02/17 18.30CET