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UEFA fine Man City £50m and limit their CL squad size

UEFA fine Man City £50m and limit their CL squad size

May. 6 | Manchester City are facing UEFA sanctions for breaching financial fair play rules which would see the club limited to a 21-man Champions League squad instead of the usual 25 players next season, it can be disclosed. City, who are still strongly challenging...

UEFA consider scrapping Europa League for bigger CL

UEFA consider scrapping Europa League for bigger CL

Nov. 28 | UEFA president Michel Platini admitted talks were on-going about the future of the European competitions amid reports Europe’s top clubs were considering launching their own tournament. Asked about possible plans to extend the elite Champions...

UEFA hand Wayne Rooney three-match Euro 2012 ban

UEFA hand Wayne Rooney three-match Euro 2012 ban

Oct. 13 | Uefa has banned Wayne Rooney for all three group matches at Euro 2012 next summer after he was sent off in England 2-2 draw with Montenegro last Friday. Uefa’s disciplinary panel found the England forward guilty of kicking out at the Montenegro...

Arsene Wenger loses UEFA appeal and will serve two-match ban

Arsene Wenger loses UEFA appeal and will serve two-match ban

Sep. 5 | Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will serve a two-match Champions League suspension after his appeal against the punishment was rejected by UEFA. The Frenchman was initially given the suspension in the wake of the Gunners’ play-off first leg at home...

Fenerbahce demand £39m compensation from UEFA for CL exclusion

Fenerbahce demand £39m compensation from UEFA for CL exclusion

Sep. 5 | Fenerbahce have opened a court case against UEFA and the Turkish Football Federation over their exclusion from the Champions League in connection with a match-fixing investigation. More than 30 players and officials have been jailed in Turkey pending...

UEFA consider Arsenal’s appeal over Wenger’s CL ban

UEFA consider Arsenal’s appeal over Wenger’s CL ban

Aug. 23 | Uefa will decide later today whether to grant Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger a stay of execution over his two-match Champions League ban, which would allow him to fulfil his duties as normal in tomorrow night’s crucial play-off against Udinese. European...

UEFA reduce Jose Mourinho’s Euro ban

UEFA reduce Jose Mourinho’s Euro ban

Jul. 29 | UEFA have altered the terms of Jose Mourinho’s five-match ban from European competition following a hearing on Friday. Real Madrid coach Mourinho received the ban in May after being sent from the touchline during his team’s 2-0 defeat to...

Real Madrid to appeal Uefa ban imposed on Mourinho

Real Madrid to appeal Uefa ban imposed on Mourinho

Jun. 10 | Real Madrid have lodged an appeal with Uefa against the five-match touchline ban imposed on their coach Jose Mourinho. The Portuguese’s punishment relates to the ill-tempered Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona at the...

Sergio Busquets cleared over racism charge

Sergio Busquets cleared over racism charge

May. 16 | UEFA have dismissed allegations of racist abuse made against Sergio Busquets, paving the way for the Barcelona midfielder to play in next week’s Champions League final against Manchester United. The 22-year-old was accused of making racist...

Mourinho given five-match ban by UEFA for CL outburst

Mourinho given five-match ban by UEFA for CL outburst

May. 7 | Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho will ‘defend himself to the end’ after being handed a five-match ban by UEFA. The former Chelsea boss has already served a one-match ban and another is suspended, meaning he will miss Madrid’s first...