Football in Europe
UEFA is abbreviated from Union of European Football Association, founded in 1954 year and this organization represents it`s 55 national football associations in Europe. UEFA controlling organ is UEFA congress, which is usually run each year with 55 representatives from each National Football Organizations. In every four years UEFA runs a national football tournament named UEFA European Championship – the second popular national football competitions in the world, right after FIFA World Cup.
Each year UEFA organize a lot of other club competitions and the most popular of them are:
- UEFA Champions League
- UEFA Europa League
- UEFA Super Cup.
UEFA Super cup is a single match event between winner of UEFA Champion League and winner of UEFA Europa League.
Since 2018 year UEFA starts a new national tournament named UEFA National League which will be played every two years.
With top football championships in Europe like English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, German Bundesliga, Italian Serie A and French Ligue 1 the football is most popular sport on the continent and it`s arena of the most interesting club football matches and tournaments in the world.