UEFA has improved its away ticket price regulations to provide more safeguards for travelling fans, following discussions with Football Supporters Europe (FSE). Away tickets in the UEFA Europa Conference League will also be capped at €25.
Supporters are to be formally integrated into UEFA’s governance structures for the first time, with Football Supporters Europe (FSE) joining national associations, clubs, leagues, and players, following a decision by UEFA’s Executive Committee (ExCo).
UEFA’s president Aleksander Čeferin has apologised to supporters over the failures of organisation seen at 2022’s Champions League final and says the governing body has “learned from past mistakes” – while issuing a call to arms to supporters to help tackle racism and abuse of match officials.
On Saturday thousands of Manchester City fans descended upon Istanbul to watch their team win the Champions League for the first time – but the organisation around the fixture has been heavily criticised.
UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin, English FA Chair Debbie Hewitt and former-player and pundit Gary Neville are the first guest speakers to be announced to take part in the European Football Fans Congress 2023 (EFFC 2023), with more to follow.
Football Supporters Europe (FSE) and co-hosts the Football Supporters’ Association (the FSA) will co-host the European Football Fans Congress 2023 (EFFC2023) in Manchester, England, running from Thursday 22nd June to Sunday 25th June.
European football’s governing body say they will begin refunding Liverpool fans who were caught up in the chaotic and unsafe scenes outside the Stade de France before the Champions League final last May.
Last week a six-month long investigation into the incidents at last May’s Champions League final published its findings pointing to serious safety failures, saying UEFA bears “primary responsibility” for the chaos before the game at the Stade De France.
A six-month long investigation into the chaos at last May’s Champions League final says serious safety failures could have led to fatalities and UEFA bears “primary responsibility” for the chaos before the game.
The European Football Fans Congress will take place from Thursday 22nd June to Sunday 25th June and will be co-hosted by the Football Supporters’ Association and Football Supporters Europe in north-west England (venue TBC).
The FSA works with two organisations, Football Supporters Europe (FSE) and SD Europe, to represent and promote the interests of football supporters at European level. To keep FSA members up-to-date on that work, we’ve rounded up some of the recent highlights from our friends at FSE and SD Europe…
Following on from the weekend’s chaotic scenes at the Champions League final, UEFA have said an independent investigation will be taking place – but supporters remain adamant that serious change is needed to prevent a repeat.