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Media Accreditation

The following information is designed to help media and non-rights holding broadcaster representatives request an application for media accreditations at UEFA events.

The application procedure for media accreditations depends on the UEFA event you wish to cover:

UEFA club competition finals, UEFA club competition group stage draws, UEFA EURO 2016 final tournament, UEFA EURO 2016 final draw, UEFA European Under-21 Championship, UEFA Women's EURO.

The accreditation and media booking request needs to be submitted via the F.A.M.E. (Football Administration Management Environment) platform.

If you are already registered as media or broadcaster in F.A.M.E. please note the media accreditation deadlines and make sure your profile is up-to-date with your personal information, photo, contact information, valid press card and latest published work samples. Late bookings will not be processed.

If you are not in F.A.M.E. yet, but you are a professionally active media or broadcaster representative working with/for a bona fide media organisation or as freelancer, you are welcome to apply for a registration.

  • Media representatives (freelancer or employed)

Please request your media individual user registration via the link below. Please ensure you have the following documents at hand during the registration:

- Valid press card at the time of registration

- Recently (current or last season) published samples (pictures or articles respectively) of your own work in football with a date of publication and the author cleary identified

Incomplete registration requests will not be processed.




  • Broadcaster representatives

Please apply only if there is no broadcaster corporate user in your organisation managing media accreditations on behalf of your colleagues already.

Registration for TV corporate users

  • Radio representatives

Please apply only if there is no radio corporate user in your organisation managing media accreditations on behalf of your colleagues already.

Registration for radio corporate users

Incomplete registration requests will not be processed. Once the request is accepted and the FAME account is active, an application for media accreditation and media bookings can be submitted. Late bookings will not be processed, therefore please ensure the registration request is placed well ahead of the deadline.

Matches during the season of UEFA club competitions: media accreditations are handled by the clubs directly. The media contact details can be found here: uefa.to/1M1VU23

European Qualifier matches: media accreditations are handled by the national associations directly. The media contact details can be found here: uefa.to/1M1VU23

UEFA club competition draws (besides the European Season Kick-off), UEFA Executive Committee meetings, the UEFA Congress, other UEFA events not listed above: The link to the media accreditation application form will be placed below when the period opens.



1. UEFA Under-21 Championship Poland 2017 Final Draw (1 December Kraków)

The media accreditation procedure for the Final Draw of UEFA Under-21 Championship Poland 2017 has been launched. The event will take place at the ICE Kraków Congress Centre in Kraków, Poland (17, Konopnickiej Street) on December 1st, 2016.


 - 17:00 - 18:00 | open access to the HOST CITIES ZONE (time for interviews with the mayors and other HC’s representatives)

 - 18:00 - 18:30 | FINAL DRAW CEREMONY

 - 18:30 - 19:15 | MIXED ZONE with representatives of participating U21 National Teams, Polish FA and UEFA

 International media apply for their accreditation via e-mail address: media@u21poland.com, providing the following details: First Name, Last Name, Nationality, Date of Birth, ID / Passport Number, name of the Company (Editorial Office).

 Deadline: Sunday, November 27th.

 The number of seats is limited. All applicants will be informed whether their application is accepted or denied by Thursday, November 24th.


2. Club Draws

* UCL Round of 16 Draw (12 December) - Nyon
* UEL Round of 32 Draw (12 December) - Nyon

Opens: December 5th 2016 10:00 (CET)
Closes: December 9th 2016 12:00 (CET)

Media Representatives are kindly requested to apply via the media contact form at the following link:


Late requests will not be accepted.


If your question has not been answered by either the information on this page, the media accreditation deadlines or the FAQs, you are welcome to contact us on media.accreditations@uefa.ch

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