UEFA award boosts Cruyff Foundation

"It makes a big difference," said Johan Cruyff as his charitable foundation received the 2013 UEFA Monaco Charity Award, helping its efforts to nurture the well-being of young people.

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  • Key messages at UEFA Respect Diversity conference

    Key messages at UEFA Respect Diversity conference

    The UEFA Respect Diversity conference has taken place in Rome with delegates from across Europe attending the event.
  • Coaches relish St Petersburg talks

    Coaches relish St Petersburg talks

    National team coaches including Fabio Capello, Didier Deschamps and FIFA World Cup winner with Germany, Joachim Löw, look back on the FIFA/UEFA Conference for National Coaches and Technical Directors.
  • President: EURO 2020 is 'great opportunity'

    President: EURO 2020 is 'great opportunity'

    After the announcement of the host cities for UEFA EURO 2020 UEFA President Michel Platini said that the pan-European tournament offers a "great opportunity" for football.
  • Increased role for women targeted

    Increased role for women targeted

    After its successful launch in April, representatives of the UEFA Women in Football Leadership Programme are heading back to Nyon for a second meeting.
  • UEFA supports World Heart Day

    UEFA supports World Heart Day

    UEFA is giving its support to the World Heart Federation (WHF) and its World Heart Day, with a focal point of the campaign being how physical activity, especially walking, can help nurture a healthy lifestyle and prevent cardiovascular disease.
  • Dyke 'proud' to host final

    Dyke 'proud' to host final

    English Football Association chairman Greg Dyke told UEFA.com that he was "really excited" and "proud" after Wembley was named as the host venue for both semi-finals and the final of UEFA EURO 2020.
  • President praise for women's scheme

    President praise for women's scheme

    UEFA President Michel Platini has spoken about why the UEFA Women in Football Leadership Programme is an important new step in aiding the development of women involved in coaching, refereeing and management.
    20/10/20140:54
  • Coaches relish St Petersburg talks

    Coaches relish St Petersburg talks

    National team coaches including Fabio Capello, Didier Deschamps and FIFA World Cup winner with Germany, Joachim Löw, look back on the FIFA/UEFA Conference for National Coaches and Technical Directors.
    08/10/20143:59
  • Increased role for women targeted

    Increased role for women targeted

    After its successful launch in April, representatives of the UEFA Women in Football Leadership Programme are heading back to Nyon for a second meeting.
    03/10/20143:48
  • Say no to racism

    Say no to racism

    UEFA sends out the message that racism, intolerance and discrimination have no place in football and must be banished from the game. Say no to racism.
    01/10/20140:30
  • UEFA supports World Heart Day

    UEFA supports World Heart Day

    UEFA is giving its support to the World Heart Federation (WHF) and its World Heart Day, with a focal point of the campaign being how physical activity, especially walking, can help nurture a healthy lifestyle and prevent cardiovascular disease.
    29/09/20142:37
  • Dyke 'proud' to host final

    Dyke 'proud' to host final

    English Football Association chairman Greg Dyke told UEFA.com that he was "really excited" and "proud" after Wembley was named as the host venue for both semi-finals and the final of UEFA EURO 2020.
    19/09/20142:21
  • President: EURO 2020 is 'great opportunity'

    President: EURO 2020 is 'great opportunity'

    After the announcement of the host cities for UEFA EURO 2020 UEFA President Michel Platini said that the pan-European tournament offers a "great opportunity" for football.
    19/09/20141:42
  • Venues announced for 2016 UEFA club competition finals

    Venues announced for 2016 UEFA club competition finals

    The latest UEFA Executive Committee meeting has taken place at the House of European Football in Nyon.
    18/09/20144:21
  • Captains of Change

    Captains of Change

    UEFA President Michel Platini believes that the new Captains of Change management programme can "establish real equal opportunities for all minorities in football".
    12/09/20140:47
  • Key messages at UEFA Respect Diversity conference

    Key messages at UEFA Respect Diversity conference

    The UEFA Respect Diversity conference has taken place in Rome with delegates from across Europe attending the event.
    11/09/20142:52
  • President: Football must promote diversity

    President: Football must promote diversity

    Addressing attendees at the UEFA Respect Diversity Conference in Rome, UEFA President Michel Platini spoke of the responsibility of the football community to promote diversity and eradicate discrimination.
    10/09/20143:05
  • Respect Diversity summit in Rome

    Respect Diversity summit in Rome

    Rome is hosting the 2014 Respect Diversity conference, attended by football's key stakeholders, and aiming to raise awareness of how to deal with racism and intolerance in the game.
    05/09/20140:49
  • Key dialogue at coaches forum in Nyon

    Key dialogue at coaches forum in Nyon

    UEFA and Europe's top club coaches met at the latest UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum, with the coaches giving their views on key European football issues.
    04/09/20143:40
  • NSPCC awarded Monaco charity cheque

    NSPCC awarded Monaco charity cheque

    The Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) at the United Kingdom's National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has received the 2014 UEFA Monaco Charity Award.
    29/08/20142:45
  • President commits future to UEFA

    President commits future to UEFA

    UEFA President Michel Platini said "I want to finish what I have started" in pledging his immediate future to UEFA and stating his intention to seek a third term at the helm of the European body.
    27/08/20141:19
  • Financial Fair Play explained

    Financial Fair Play explained

    We explain what Financial Fair Play is and how it aims to make European club football healthier.
    08/08/20142:01
  • 60 years of UEFA in six minutes

    60 years of UEFA in six minutes

    From its birth on 15 June 1954 to the memories created from the UEFA European Championship and UEFA club competitions, we chronicle some of the milestones of UEFA's first 60 years.
    25/07/20146:00
  • A day in the life of Laura Georges

    A day in the life of Laura Georges

    UEFA.com followed Laura Georges as the UEFA women’s football development ambassador visited Latvia.
    11/07/20142:15
  • 2009 UEFA President's Award: Eusébio

    2009 UEFA President's Award: Eusébio

    A profile of 2009 UEFA President's Award winner, Eusébio.
    28/06/20145:28
  • Di Stéfano's career highlights

    Di Stéfano's career highlights

    Five times a European Cup winner with Real Madrid CF and the recipient of the 2007 UEFA President's Award, UEFA.com looks back on the remarkable career of the late Alfredo di Stéfano.
    26/06/20142:43
  • Lisbon final reaps benefits for women's game

    Lisbon final reaps benefits for women's game

    We find out how the staging of the final of the UEFA Women's Champions League final in Lisbon will have long-lasting positive effects on women's football in Portugal.
    23/06/20144:55
  • Tournaments offer chance to 'improve'

    Tournaments offer chance to 'improve'

    UEFA's youth development tournaments continue to help youngsters to gain valuable experience to aid their development both on and off the pitch. UEFA.org finds out more in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.
    02/06/20144:21
  • Helping to protect football's soul

    Helping to protect football's soul

    UEFA and the EU law enforcement agency Europol have sent out a strong message of determination to fight match-fixing
    27/05/20143:52
  • Maxi-pitch ensures Lisbon final legacy

    Maxi-pitch ensures Lisbon final legacy

    Donated by UEFA, a new maxi-pitch has opened in Lisbon to ensure the 2014 UEFA Champions League final has a lasting legacy in the Portuguese capital.
    22/05/20141:20
  • UEFA maintains stand against racism

    UEFA maintains stand against racism

    The UEFA Executive Committee called for tough measures to combat racism at its latest meeting in Turin, where a number of other topics were also discussed, including the procedure for allocating matches at UEFA EURO 2020.
    13/05/20144:12
  • Fighting match-fixing

    Fighting match-fixing

    The inaugural UEFA match-fixing working group meeting has taken place in Nyon.
    29/04/20144:02
  • UEFA courses aiding futsal education

    UEFA courses aiding futsal education

    UEFA is helping to improve coaching standards in futsal with the second UEFA Futsal Coach Education pilot seminar taking place recently in Novara, Italy.
    22/04/20144:34
  • XXXVIII Ordinary UEFA Congress in Kazakhstan

    XXXVIII Ordinary UEFA Congress in Kazakhstan

    The 38th Ordinary UEFA Congress took place in Astana, Kazakhstan, with a resolution for integrity in football, third-party ownership of players and the launch of the UEFA Nations League among the items on the agenda.
    27/03/20143:29
  • Preserving football's integrity

    Preserving football's integrity

    UEFA's 54 member associations have adopted an 11-point resolution entitled 'European football united for the integrity of the game' aimed at tackling match-fixing and corruption, a step taken at the XXXVIII Ordinary UEFA Congress in Kazakhstan.
    27/03/20140:35
  • Cruyff reflects on President's Award honour

    Cruyff reflects on President's Award honour

    Dutch legend Johan Cruyff says that recieving the 2013 UEFA President's Award is "one of the highest accolades you can get".
    22/03/20143:15
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