Broadcast: Ekstraklasa launches free live app, Liverpool go HD

Screen-Android-telefonOctober 24 – Poland's Ekstraklasa has launched a free app that will broadcast coverage of the matches as well as latest news and personalised updates from the league. The app is available on IOS and Android devices.

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Romania's Craiova unveils €55m stadium design for Universitatea

CS Universitatea CraiovaBy Jaroslaw Adamowski
October 24 - Romanian government authorities have unveiled the design of a planned stadium for top tier football club CS Universitatea Craiova.

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Both sanctioned as Serbia vs Albania walk-off row keeps running

Serbia vs AlbaniaBy Andrew Warshaw
October 24 - In one of the most scrutinised judgments handed down in recent years, UEFA have effectively punished both parties for the politically-fuelled mayhem that caused last week's Euro 2016 qualifier between Balkan rivals Serbia and Albania to be abandoned while goalless on 41 minutes after descending into chaos.

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Hoeness' Swiss banker feels long reach of the law in Poland

Vontobel logoBy Andrew Warshaw
October 24 - A Swiss banker has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the €28.5 million tax evasion case that sent former Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness, one of Germany's most venerated footballing figures, to jail.

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Bayer Leverkusen ordered to repay €16m sponsorship money

download 1By Mark Baber
October 23 - Wednesday was a great day on the pitch for Bayer Leverkusen as they topped UEFA Champions League Group C after defeating FC Zenit 2-0 in the BayArena. Off the pitch, however, things were not so good as a court ordered the club to repay €16 million of sponsorship money received from electricity company Teldafax which went bust in 2011.

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UEFA opens doors to closed stadium sanction rethink

 78445008 457604316By Andrew Warshaw
October 23 - UEFA are to review their policy of handing out behind-closed-doors sanctions to clubs guilty of misbehaviour following complaints that innocent away fans were unfairly penalised in Tuesday's Champions League clash between CSKA Moscow and Manchester City.

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Greece's Irodotos heavily sanctioned after Ethnikos fan death

Kostas Katsoulis coffinOctober 23 - A Greek third division club has been heavily sanctioned following the death of a rival fan last month after being attacked.

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Lennart Johansson career explored in new TV documentary

Lennart JohanssonBy David Owen
October 23 – A new TV documentary on the career of former UEFA President Lennart Johansson has been produced by the Swedish company, Mastroc Mediaproduktion.

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Horne to leave English FA

alex horneOctober 22 - English Football Association general secretary Alex Horne, who has done much to try and improve relations between his federation and the game's governing bodies, is to leave the organisation in January after serving in a variety of different roles for 11 years.

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