Sports – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 07 Feb 2018 23:19:45 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Sports – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 F1 teams withdraw EU anti-trust complaint https://www.euractiv.com/section/competition/news/f1-teams-withdraw-eu-anti-trust-complaint/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/competition/news/f1-teams-withdraw-eu-anti-trust-complaint/#respond Fri, 26 Jan 2018 10:39:45 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1207919 https://www.euractiv.com/section/competition/news/f1-teams-withdraw-eu-anti-trust-complaint/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/h_52301608-150x150.jpg150150 Electric motorsport to ditch no-deal Brexit UK https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/electric-motorsport-to-ditch-no-deal-brexit-uk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/electric-motorsport-to-ditch-no-deal-brexit-uk/#comments Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:07:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1192341 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/electric-motorsport-to-ditch-no-deal-brexit-uk/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/11/h_52772790-150x150.jpg150150 Ex-football star Weah headed for presidential run-off in Liberia https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ex-football-star-weah-headed-for-presidential-run-off-in-liberia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ex-football-star-weah-headed-for-presidential-run-off-in-liberia/#respond Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:26:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1183753 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ex-football-star-weah-headed-for-presidential-run-off-in-liberia/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/10/Weah-150x150.jpg150150 Football union wants EU to ban high transfer fees after Neymar deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/competition/news/football-union-wants-the-eu-ban-high-transfer-fees-after-neymar-deal/ Fri, 04 Aug 2017 13:00:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1166389 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/08/Neymar_16245492137-150x150.jpg150150 Weighing the tradeoffs of joy versus long term health https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/opinion/weighing-the-tradeoffs-of-joy-versus-long-term-health/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/opinion/weighing-the-tradeoffs-of-joy-versus-long-term-health/#comments Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:39:33 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1154529 https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/opinion/weighing-the-tradeoffs-of-joy-versus-long-term-health/feed/ 3 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/Pub-in-Soho-150x150.jpg150150 Regulating consumers? https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/regulating-consumers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/regulating-consumers/#respond Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:30:42 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1153735 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/regulating-consumers/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/Supermarket-offer-150x150.jpg150150 Paris 2024 is a bet on Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/paris-2024-is-a-bet-on-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/paris-2024-is-a-bet-on-europe/#respond Wed, 07 Jun 2017 12:27:29 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1151300 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/paris-2024-is-a-bet-on-europe/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/Jappert_0132-Ret-B-150x150.jpg150150 Study: Biking to work lowers risks of cancer and heart disease https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-biking-to-work-lowers-risks-of-cancer-and-heart-disease/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-biking-to-work-lowers-risks-of-cancer-and-heart-disease/#respond Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:26:47 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1139321 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-biking-to-work-lowers-risks-of-cancer-and-heart-disease/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/04/14660613678_487156cbce_z-150x150.jpg150150 A healthy environment means healthy citizens and a more vibrant EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/a-healthy-environment-means-healthy-citizens-and-a-more-vibrant-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/a-healthy-environment-means-healthy-citizens-and-a-more-vibrant-eu/#respond Fri, 07 Apr 2017 03:58:50 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1136097 World Health Day, nature is an overlooked remedy, argues Magda Stoczkiewicz.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/a-healthy-environment-means-healthy-citizens-and-a-more-vibrant-eu/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/04/park_Brussels_bois_de_la_cambre_nature_CREDITStephane-Mignon_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Brexit could slam door on star footballers https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brexit-could-slam-door-on-star-footballers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brexit-could-slam-door-on-star-footballers/#comments Fri, 03 Mar 2017 10:01:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1124138 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brexit-could-slam-door-on-star-footballers/feed/ 5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/03/shutterstock_553641019-150x150.jpg150150 EURACTIV Metamorphosis: The story behind EURACTIV’s rebranding https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/euractiv-metamorphosis-the-story-behind-euractivs-rebranding/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/euractiv-metamorphosis-the-story-behind-euractivs-rebranding/#comments Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:55:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1091986 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/euractiv-metamorphosis-the-story-behind-euractivs-rebranding/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/EURACTIV_LOGO_Featured_image2-e1487595819842-150x150.png150150 Udo Bullmann on Trump, social justice and football https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/udo-bullmann-on-trump-social-justice-and-football/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/udo-bullmann-on-trump-social-justice-and-football/#respond Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:33:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1091226 Over A Beer video series this month, Euractiv’s Brian Maguire chats with German MEP Udo Bullmann, vice-president of the Socialists and Democrats political group in the European Parliament.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/udo-bullmann-on-trump-social-justice-and-football/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/Over-a-beer-Udo-Bullmann-150x150.jpg150150 Brussels refutes claims that it will make UK sport teams wear EU flag https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brussels-refutes-claims-that-it-will-make-uk-sport-teams-wear-eu-flag/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brussels-refutes-claims-that-it-will-make-uk-sport-teams-wear-eu-flag/#comments Mon, 06 Feb 2017 06:56:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1087604 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brussels-refutes-claims-that-it-will-make-uk-sport-teams-wear-eu-flag/feed/ 8 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/01/three_lions-150x150.jpeg150150 Football sticker giant Panini did not defy competition law, EU court rules https://www.euractiv.com/section/competition/news/football-sticker-giant-panini-did-not-defy-competition-law-eu-court-rules/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/competition/news/football-sticker-giant-panini-did-not-defy-competition-law-eu-court-rules/#respond Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:48:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1078481 EURACTIV’s partner Italia Oggi reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/competition/news/football-sticker-giant-panini-did-not-defy-competition-law-eu-court-rules/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/01/4526657440_976a2dd158_o-150x150.jpg150150 EU scheme set to combine studies and sport, compete with US https://www.euractiv.com/section/education/news/eu-scheme-set-to-combine-studies-and-sport-compete-with-us/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/education/news/eu-scheme-set-to-combine-studies-and-sport-compete-with-us/#respond Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:33:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1067338 EURACTIV Spain reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/education/news/eu-scheme-set-to-combine-studies-and-sport-compete-with-us/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/12/shutterstock_104764376-150x150.jpg150150 Kenya’s betting craze leaves trail of destruction https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/kenyas-betting-craze-leaves-trail-of-destruction/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/kenyas-betting-craze-leaves-trail-of-destruction/#respond Thu, 13 Oct 2016 13:05:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1049372 EURACTIV Germany reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/kenyas-betting-craze-leaves-trail-of-destruction/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/10/shutterstock_145741268-150x150.jpg150150 Russian hackers expose ‘double standards’ in world anti-doping agency https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/russian-hackers-expose-double-standards-in-world-anti-doping-agency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/russian-hackers-expose-double-standards-in-world-anti-doping-agency/#respond Wed, 14 Sep 2016 05:51:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1038132 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/russian-hackers-expose-double-standards-in-world-anti-doping-agency/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/09/Fancy-bears-150x150.png150150 Latvian minister to miss Bratislava meeting – to play chess https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/latvian-minister-to-miss-bratislava-meeting-to-play-chess/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/latvian-minister-to-miss-bratislava-meeting-to-play-chess/#comments Thu, 08 Sep 2016 06:13:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1035918 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/latvian-minister-to-miss-bratislava-meeting-to-play-chess/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/09/Screen-Shot-2016-09-08-at-08.00.16-150x150.png150150 Rio Olympics confirm Britain as sport superpower https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/rio-olympics-confirm-britain-as-sporting-superpower/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/rio-olympics-confirm-britain-as-sporting-superpower/#comments Mon, 22 Aug 2016 06:46:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1030759 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/rio-olympics-confirm-britain-as-sporting-superpower/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/08/lauratrott-150x150.jpg150150 Nationalism, technology, and the Olympics https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/nationalism-technology-and-the-olympics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/nationalism-technology-and-the-olympics/#respond Wed, 17 Aug 2016 05:53:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1029755 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/nationalism-technology-and-the-olympics/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/08/France-150x150.jpg150150 Media, sports companies rattled by planned EU copyright shake-up https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/media-sports-companies-rattled-by-planned-eu-copyright-shake-up/ Thu, 11 Aug 2016 18:45:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1029073 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/03/copyright_battle_creditchristopher_dombres_flickr_0-150x150.jpeg150150 German-Iranian gunman kills at least nine in Munich shopping mall https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/german-iranian-gunman-kills-at-least-nine-in-munich-shopping-mall/ Sat, 23 Jul 2016 03:45:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1024692 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/07/gun-150x150.png150150 Russian Olympic ban upheld, Moscow denounces ‘crime against sport’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/russian-olympic-ban-upheld-moscow-denounces-crime-against-sport/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/russian-olympic-ban-upheld-moscow-denounces-crime-against-sport/#comments Fri, 22 Jul 2016 06:46:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1024330 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/russian-olympic-ban-upheld-moscow-denounces-crime-against-sport/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/07/Hockey-150x150.jpg150150 Kerry says US and Russia plan ‘concrete’ Syria steps https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/kerry-says-us-and-russia-plan-concrete-syria-steps/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/kerry-says-us-and-russia-plan-concrete-syria-steps/#comments Wed, 20 Jul 2016 03:40:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1023309 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/kerry-says-us-and-russia-plan-concrete-syria-steps/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/07/John-Kerry-EEAS-150x150.jpg150150 Russian athletes face ban from Rio Olympics https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/russian-athletes-face-ban-from-rio-olympics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/russian-athletes-face-ban-from-rio-olympics/#respond Tue, 19 Jul 2016 05:31:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1022730 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/russian-athletes-face-ban-from-rio-olympics/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/07/Putin-with-sportsmen-150x150.jpeg150150 State aid for Spanish football clubs was ‘illegal’, Vestager says https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/state-aid-for-spanish-football-clubs-was-illegal-vestager-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/state-aid-for-spanish-football-clubs-was-illegal-vestager-says/#respond Mon, 04 Jul 2016 15:39:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1015455 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/state-aid-for-spanish-football-clubs-was-illegal-vestager-says/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/07/BARCELONA-150x150.png150150 French rail strike weakens but pilots call walkout during Euro championship https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/french-rail-strike-weakens-but-pilots-call-walkout-during-euro-championship/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/french-rail-strike-weakens-but-pilots-call-walkout-during-euro-championship/#respond Fri, 03 Jun 2016 03:56:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=990026 https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/french-rail-strike-weakens-but-pilots-call-walkout-during-euro-championship/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/06/French-rail-strike-Reuters-150x150.jpg150150 Escalating strikes in France put Euro 2016 at risk https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/escalating-strikes-in-france-put-euro-2016-at-risk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/escalating-strikes-in-france-put-euro-2016-at-risk/#respond Thu, 02 Jun 2016 06:14:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=989057 https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/escalating-strikes-in-france-put-euro-2016-at-risk/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/06/UEFA-Euro-banner-Reuters-150x150.png150150 Planned racetrack in Wales scuppered by EU state aid law https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/planned-racetrack-in-wales-scuppered-by-eu-state-aid-law/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/planned-racetrack-in-wales-scuppered-by-eu-state-aid-law/#comments Fri, 08 Apr 2016 13:07:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=961093 The future of a proposed motorsport venue in South Wales has been called into question after the Welsh government concluded that it would be unable to underwrite the site’s construction costs.

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Football: Brexit risk puts Premier League on defensive https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/football-brexit-risk-puts-premier-league-on-defensive/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/football-brexit-risk-puts-premier-league-on-defensive/#comments Fri, 18 Mar 2016 04:40:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?guid=6f635d3185e8e747930c11324ca07d8f https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/football-brexit-risk-puts-premier-league-on-defensive/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/03/Premier-League-150x150.jpg150150 Scientists prepare for potential Zika virus outbreak in Southern Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/scientists-prepare-for-potential-zika-virus-outbreak-in-southern-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/scientists-prepare-for-potential-zika-virus-outbreak-in-southern-europe/#respond Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:00:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=891072 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/scientists-prepare-for-potential-zika-virus-outbreak-in-southern-europe/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/img_9645-150x150.jpeg150150 Environmental impact of European-organised Dakar Rally criticised https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/environmental-impact-of-european-organised-dakar-rally-criticised/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/environmental-impact-of-european-organised-dakar-rally-criticised/#respond Tue, 12 Jan 2016 06:09:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=888253 EURACTIV's partner El País - Planeta Futuro reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/environmental-impact-of-european-organised-dakar-rally-criticised/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/01/16227823626-7541f78bf8-o-150x150.jpeg150150 Jaguar to enter world of electric motorsport https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/jaguar-to-enter-world-of-electric-motorsport/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/jaguar-to-enter-world-of-electric-motorsport/#respond Thu, 17 Dec 2015 11:23:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=887473 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/jaguar-to-enter-world-of-electric-motorsport/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/12/22276244283-758010c9ed-o-150x150.jpeg150150 English football fans salute France by roaring out the ‘Marseillaise’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/english-football-fans-salute-france-by-roaring-out-the-marseillaise/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/english-football-fans-salute-france-by-roaring-out-the-marseillaise/#respond Wed, 18 Nov 2015 05:59:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=884732 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/english-football-fans-salute-france-by-roaring-out-the-marseillaise/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/11/wembley_france-150x150.jpeg150150 Good governance in sport and betting [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/good-governance-in-sport-and-betting/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/good-governance-in-sport-and-betting/#respond Tue, 10 Nov 2015 17:16:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=884044 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/video/good-governance-in-sport-and-betting/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/4604510834001-150x150.jpeg150150 F1 teams file EU complaint over ‘unlawful’ revenue sharing https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/f1-teams-file-eu-complaint-over-unlawful-revenue-sharing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/f1-teams-file-eu-complaint-over-unlawful-revenue-sharing/#respond Wed, 30 Sep 2015 07:58:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=880554 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/f1-teams-file-eu-complaint-over-unlawful-revenue-sharing/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/09/red_bull_f1-150x150.jpeg150150 The Sustainable Financing of Grassroots Sport – Hosted by the European Lotteries [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/video/the-sustainable-financing-of-grassroots-sport-hosted-by-the-european-lotteries/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/video/the-sustainable-financing-of-grassroots-sport-hosted-by-the-european-lotteries/#respond Fri, 18 Sep 2015 13:36:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=879731 The European Lotteries Association is a proud partner of the European Week of Sport, with its members providing sustainable funding of more than €2 Billion to European sport each year.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/video/the-sustainable-financing-of-grassroots-sport-hosted-by-the-european-lotteries/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/4493801973001-150x150.jpeg150150 Football financial fairplay rule referred to EU Court of Justice https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/football-financial-fairplay-rule-referred-to-eu-court-of-justice/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/football-financial-fairplay-rule-referred-to-eu-court-of-justice/#respond Wed, 24 Jun 2015 07:22:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=874358 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/football-financial-fairplay-rule-referred-to-eu-court-of-justice/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/edison_cavani-150x150.jpeg150150 FC Barcelona, Real Madrid antitrust case to be decided ‘at the end of summer’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/fc-barcelona-real-madrid-antitrust-case-to-be-decided-at-the-end-of-summer/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/fc-barcelona-real-madrid-antitrust-case-to-be-decided-at-the-end-of-summer/#respond Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:13:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=874156 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/fc-barcelona-real-madrid-antitrust-case-to-be-decided-at-the-end-of-summer/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/real_madrid-150x150.jpeg150150 Physical activity touted as medicine for mental illness https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-activity-touted-as-medicine-for-mental-illness/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-activity-touted-as-medicine-for-mental-illness/#respond Fri, 19 Jun 2015 07:13:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873962 SPECIAL REPORT / A new report on physical activity in Europe underlines the positive impact of exercise for the body and the mind.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-activity-touted-as-medicine-for-mental-illness/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/bromptons-150x150.jpeg150150 Physical inactivity costs estimated at €80bn per year https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-inactivity-costs-estimated-at-80bn-per-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-inactivity-costs-estimated-at-80bn-per-year/#respond Thu, 18 Jun 2015 08:09:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873895 SPECIAL REPORT / EU member states spend on average €80.4 billion each year in treatment of diseases caused by lack of exercise, according to a new report unveiled in Brussels on Wednesday (17 June).]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-inactivity-costs-estimated-at-80bn-per-year/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/stairs-150x150.jpeg150150 Employees told to get up and exercise at work https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/employees-told-to-get-up-and-exercise-at-work/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/employees-told-to-get-up-and-exercise-at-work/#respond Wed, 17 Jun 2015 08:13:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873676 SPECIAL REPORT / A growing number of European companies are trying to create a healthier work environment for their employees, by encouraging them to get out of their chairs during work hours.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/employees-told-to-get-up-and-exercise-at-work/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/office-150x150.jpeg150150 Navracsics: ‘Lack of physical activity can cost over €31bn per year’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/navracsics-lack-of-physical-activity-can-cost-over-31bn-per-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/navracsics-lack-of-physical-activity-can-cost-over-31bn-per-year/#respond Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:15:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873632 SPECIAL REPORT / Lack of exercise can burden economies and health systems, with recent projections suggesting the costs for the European Union as a whole could amount to 31 billion euros per year, according to Tibor Navracsics. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/navracsics-lack-of-physical-activity-can-cost-over-31bn-per-year/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/tibor_navracsics-150x150.jpeg150150 Physical activity seeking wider policy recognition https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-activity-seeking-wider-policy-recognition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-activity-seeking-wider-policy-recognition/#respond Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:35:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873482 SPECIAL REPORT / While the economic benefits of physical activity are widely documented, policymakers still struggle to translate scientific evidence into policy, health experts say.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/physical-activity-seeking-wider-policy-recognition/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/bike-150x150.jpeg150150 How to fix FIFA https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/how-to-fix-fifa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/how-to-fix-fifa/#respond Wed, 10 Jun 2015 07:36:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873212 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/how-to-fix-fifa/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/06/fifa_go_home_creditthierry_ehrmann_flickr-150x150.jpeg150150 Tourist boom in Georgia and Azerbaijan helps mitigate low oil prices https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/tourist-boom-in-georgia-and-azerbaijan-helps-mitigate-low-oil-prices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/tourist-boom-in-georgia-and-azerbaijan-helps-mitigate-low-oil-prices/#respond Fri, 29 May 2015 11:56:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872506 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/tourist-boom-in-georgia-and-azerbaijan-helps-mitigate-low-oil-prices/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/01/hilton_hotel_in_baku-150x150.jpeg150150 Official: The games are an opportunity for Azerbaijan to be more engaged with Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/official-the-games-are-an-opportunity-for-azerbaijan-to-be-more-engaged-with-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/official-the-games-are-an-opportunity-for-azerbaijan-to-be-more-engaged-with-europe/#respond Fri, 29 May 2015 08:57:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872446 SPECIAL REPORT / External relations are very important for Azerbaijan, and the European Games open another door to Europe, Sevinj Hasanova, Deputy Minister of Economy and Industry of Azerbaijan, told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/official-the-games-are-an-opportunity-for-azerbaijan-to-be-more-engaged-with-europe/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/sevinj_hasanova_0-150x150.jpeg150150 Putin blames FIFA scandal on US https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/putin-blames-fifa-scandal-on-us/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/putin-blames-fifa-scandal-on-us/#respond Thu, 28 May 2015 16:17:05 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872432 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/putin-blames-fifa-scandal-on-us/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/sepp_blatter_and_putin-150x150.jpeg150150 Simon Clegg: The whole world will be watching the Baku Games https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/simon-clegg-the-whole-world-will-be-watching-the-baku-games/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/simon-clegg-the-whole-world-will-be-watching-the-baku-games/#respond Thu, 28 May 2015 08:52:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872315 SPECIAL REPORT / The Baku 2015 European Games are a fantastic promotional opportunity for Azerbaijan, as they will be watched not only by the whole of Europe, but in many continents, including China, Simon Clegg, COO of the games, told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/simon-clegg-the-whole-world-will-be-watching-the-baku-games/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/simon_clegg-150x150.jpeg150150 The 1st European Games preparations in photos https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/the-1st-european-games-preparations-in-photos/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/the-1st-european-games-preparations-in-photos/#respond Wed, 27 May 2015 07:41:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872209 SPECIAL REPORT / Just a couple of weeks before the Baku 2015 European Games begin on 12 June, EURACTIV presents a photo essay, capturing the venues in the capital of Azerbaijan, which will play host to the first Olympic games in continental Europe.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/the-1st-european-games-preparations-in-photos/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/first_european_games-150x150.jpeg150150 SOCAR executive: The European Games promote a healthy lifestyle https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/socar-executive-the-european-games-promote-a-healthy-lifestyle/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/socar-executive-the-european-games-promote-a-healthy-lifestyle/#respond Tue, 26 May 2015 08:16:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=872134 SPECIAL REPORT / By being sponsors to the Baku 2015 European Games, SOCAR, the state oil company of Azerbaijan which employs 60,000 people, wants to promote sports and a healthy lifestyle in the country, Vitaly Baylarbayov, Deputy Vice President of SOCAR, told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/socar-executive-the-european-games-promote-a-healthy-lifestyle/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/socar-150x150.jpeg150150 Minister: After the Baku games, Azerbaijan will be an even more popular destination https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/minister-after-the-baku-games-azerbaijan-will-be-an-even-more-popular-destination/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/minister-after-the-baku-games-azerbaijan-will-be-an-even-more-popular-destination/#respond Mon, 25 May 2015 07:52:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=871988 SPECIAL REPORT / After events such as the Eurovision song contest in 2012, and the Baku 2015 European Games, which start on 12 June, people across the world will know that Azerbaijan is in Europe, Azad Rahimov, Minister of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/minister-after-the-baku-games-azerbaijan-will-be-an-even-more-popular-destination/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/azad_rahimov-150x150.png150150 The other side of Bansko, Bulgaria https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/the-other-side-of-bansko-bulgaria/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/the-other-side-of-bansko-bulgaria/#respond Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:40:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=865999 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/the-other-side-of-bansko-bulgaria/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/03/real_estate_in_bansko_0-150x150.jpeg150150 Germany calls Azerbaijan ‘an increasingly important partner’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/germany-calls-azerbaijan-an-increasingly-important-partner/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/germany-calls-azerbaijan-an-increasingly-important-partner/#respond Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:28:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863193 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/germany-calls-azerbaijan-an-increasingly-important-partner/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/01/ilham_aliyev_and_angela_merkel-150x150.jpeg150150 Including people with intellectual disabilities in the workplace https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/including-people-with-intellectual-disabilities-in-the-workplace/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/including-people-with-intellectual-disabilities-in-the-workplace/#respond Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:54:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854615 SPECIAL REPORT: About 300 scholars, athletes and policymakers gathered on Monday (15 September) at the Special Olympics scientific symposium to discuss new and better ways to include people with intellectual disabilities in the labour market.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/including-people-with-intellectual-disabilities-in-the-workplace/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/10700120-10152766698149026-2867186288640145965-o-150x150.jpeg150150 Tim Shriver: Intellectually disabled people still face mocking, humiliation [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/tim-shriver-intellectually-disabled-people-still-face-mocking-humiliation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/tim-shriver-intellectually-disabled-people-still-face-mocking-humiliation/#respond Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:56:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854622 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/tim-shriver-intellectually-disabled-people-still-face-mocking-humiliation/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/3787517893001-150x150.jpeg150150 Special Olympics opens with focus on medical care [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/special-olympics-opens-with-focus-on-medical-care/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/special-olympics-opens-with-focus-on-medical-care/#respond Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:16:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854537 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/special-olympics-opens-with-focus-on-medical-care/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/3785769786001-150x150.jpeg150150 Athletes unite for European Special Olympics opening https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/athletes-unite-for-european-special-olympics-opening/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/athletes-unite-for-european-special-olympics-opening/#respond Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:50:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854519 SPECIAL REPORT: More than ten thousand people gathered at the Special Olympics’ opening ceremony to watch athletes with intellectual disabilities launch the games, in Heizel, on 13 September.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/athletes-unite-for-european-special-olympics-opening/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/11171452325-9c591ac6bb-z-150x150.jpeg150150 Commissioner Vassiliou: Sport is a crucial means of encouraging social inclusion https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/commissioner-vassiliou-sport-is-a-crucial-means-of-encouraging-social-inclusion/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/commissioner-vassiliou-sport-is-a-crucial-means-of-encouraging-social-inclusion/#respond Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:27:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854436 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/commissioner-vassiliou-sport-is-a-crucial-means-of-encouraging-social-inclusion/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/meets-rogge-01-150x150.jpeg150150 Commission: Integration, social inclusion ‘key’ in new EU sports plan [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/commission-integration-social-inclusion-key-in-new-eu-sports-plan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/commission-integration-social-inclusion-key-in-new-eu-sports-plan/#respond Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:26:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854437 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/commission-integration-social-inclusion-key-in-new-eu-sports-plan/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/3781559785001-150x150.jpeg150150 Parliament welcomes Special Olympics flame [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/parliament-welcomes-special-olympics-flame/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/parliament-welcomes-special-olympics-flame/#respond Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:50:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854252 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/parliament-welcomes-special-olympics-flame/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/3778156335001-150x150.jpeg150150 People stare at you. They make you feel different. [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/video/people-stare-at-you-they-make-you-feel-different/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/video/people-stare-at-you-they-make-you-feel-different/#respond Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:20:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854141 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/video/people-stare-at-you-they-make-you-feel-different/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/3773142147001-150x150.jpeg150150 European ‘Special Olympics’ kick off in Belgium https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/european-special-olympics-kick-off-in-belgium/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/european-special-olympics-kick-off-in-belgium/#respond Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:49:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854021 SPECIAL REPORT: Athletes with intellectual disabilities will be able to compete in different sports for the next ten days, at the Special Olympics European summer games in Belgium. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/european-special-olympics-kick-off-in-belgium/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/11198520573-c79e4b06e5-z-150x150.jpeg150150 EU funds Special Olympics with €1.7 million [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/eu-funds-special-olympics-with-1-7-million/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/eu-funds-special-olympics-with-1-7-million/#respond Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:54:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854111 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/eu-funds-special-olympics-with-1-7-million/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/02/3775415107001-150x150.jpeg150150 Clegg backs calls to strip Russia of soccer World Cup https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/clegg-backs-calls-to-strip-russia-of-soccer-world-cup/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/clegg-backs-calls-to-strip-russia-of-soccer-world-cup/#respond Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:23:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851128 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/clegg-backs-calls-to-strip-russia-of-soccer-world-cup/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/07/nick_cleff_june_2014-150x150.jpeg150150 German politicians mull moving 2018 World Cup from Russia https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/german-politicians-mull-moving-2018-world-cup-from-russia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/german-politicians-mull-moving-2018-world-cup-from-russia/#respond Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:04:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851093 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/german-politicians-mull-moving-2018-world-cup-from-russia/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/07/roussef_blatter_and_putin._rio_13_july._ka-150x150.jpeg150150 Commission to reject challenge to ‘financial fair play’ rules https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-to-reject-challenge-to-financial-fair-play-rules/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-to-reject-challenge-to-financial-fair-play-rules/#respond Wed, 21 May 2014 08:59:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846735 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-to-reject-challenge-to-financial-fair-play-rules/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/05/soccer_ball-150x150.jpeg150150 Russia accuses EU of ‘aggressively promoting’ homosexuality https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/russia-accuses-eu-of-aggressively-promoting-homosexuality/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/russia-accuses-eu-of-aggressively-promoting-homosexuality/#respond Fri, 24 Jan 2014 08:52:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=833036 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/russia-accuses-eu-of-aggressively-promoting-homosexuality/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/gay_couple-150x150.jpeg150150 EPP leader calls for ‘political boycott’ of the Sochi games https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/epp-leader-calls-for-political-boycott-of-the-sochi-games/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/epp-leader-calls-for-political-boycott-of-the-sochi-games/#respond Thu, 16 Jan 2014 08:44:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832944 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/epp-leader-calls-for-political-boycott-of-the-sochi-games/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/01/sochi-150x150.jpeg150150 French leftist coalition blows up ahead of EU, local elections https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/french-leftist-coalition-blows-up-ahead-of-eu-local-elections/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/french-leftist-coalition-blows-up-ahead-of-eu-local-elections/#respond Wed, 08 Jan 2014 08:03:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832872 EURACTIV.fr reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/french-leftist-coalition-blows-up-ahead-of-eu-local-elections/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/12/tsipraslaurent-150x150.jpeg150150 Brussels to investigate Barça, Real over illegal state aid https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/brussels-to-investigate-barca-real-over-illegal-state-aid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/brussels-to-investigate-barca-real-over-illegal-state-aid/#respond Tue, 17 Dec 2013 08:49:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832765 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/brussels-to-investigate-barca-real-over-illegal-state-aid/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/12/lionel_messi_smaller-150x150.jpeg150150 Vassiliou: ‘Europeans should get out of their chairs more often’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/vassiliou-europeans-should-get-out-of-their-chairs-more-often/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/vassiliou-europeans-should-get-out-of-their-chairs-more-often/#respond Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:23:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835156 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/vassiliou-europeans-should-get-out-of-their-chairs-more-often/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/06/vassiliou-150x150.jpeg150150 Anti-slavery group calls for boycott of 2022 Qatar World Cup https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/anti-slavery-group-calls-for-boycott-of-2022-qatar-world-cup/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/anti-slavery-group-calls-for-boycott-of-2022-qatar-world-cup/#respond Fri, 23 Aug 2013 08:48:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831781 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/anti-slavery-group-calls-for-boycott-of-2022-qatar-world-cup/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/08/QatarWorldCup-150x150.jpeg150150 Engage sports federations in politics https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/engage-sports-federations-in-politics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/engage-sports-federations-in-politics/#respond Fri, 04 Jan 2013 15:53:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841405 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/engage-sports-federations-in-politics/feed/ 0 The fight against corruption in sport is a major European issue https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/the-fight-against-corruption-in-sport-is-a-major-european-issue/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/the-fight-against-corruption-in-sport-is-a-major-european-issue/#respond Fri, 05 Oct 2012 12:40:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=840245 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/the-fight-against-corruption-in-sport-is-a-major-european-issue/feed/ 0 Parliament mulls EU laws to fight organised crime in sport https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/parliament-mulls-eu-laws-to-fight-organised-crime-in-sport/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/parliament-mulls-eu-laws-to-fight-organised-crime-in-sport/#respond Tue, 18 Sep 2012 07:54:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825462 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/parliament-mulls-eu-laws-to-fight-organised-crime-in-sport/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/football_isp_no_source-150x150.jpeg150150 EU at the Olympics: An invisible powerhouse https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/eu-at-the-olympics-an-invisible-powerhouse/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/eu-at-the-olympics-an-invisible-powerhouse/#respond Thu, 26 Jul 2012 17:35:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=840169 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/eu-at-the-olympics-an-invisible-powerhouse/feed/ 0 Ukraine, Poland end highly-politicised football cup https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ukraine-poland-end-highly-politicised-football-cup/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ukraine-poland-end-highly-politicised-football-cup/#respond Mon, 02 Jul 2012 08:50:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=824949 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ukraine-poland-end-highly-politicised-football-cup/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/07/closing-ceremony2_630-150x150.jpeg150150 Ukraine rejects accusation of racism in stadiums https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ukraine-rejects-accusation-of-racism-in-stadiums/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ukraine-rejects-accusation-of-racism-in-stadiums/#respond Wed, 06 Jun 2012 07:53:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=824773 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ukraine-rejects-accusation-of-racism-in-stadiums/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/06/Nazi salute-150x150.jpeg150150 Poland, Ukraine denounce calls for Euro 2012 boycott https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/poland-ukraine-denounce-calls-for-euro-2012-boycott/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/poland-ukraine-denounce-calls-for-euro-2012-boycott/#respond Fri, 04 May 2012 08:26:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=820874 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/poland-ukraine-denounce-calls-for-euro-2012-boycott/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/05/Euro 2012 football cup-150x150.jpeg150150 Merkel to boycott Ukraine football tournament https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/merkel-to-boycott-ukraine-football-tournament/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/merkel-to-boycott-ukraine-football-tournament/#respond Mon, 30 Apr 2012 08:35:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=820850 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/merkel-to-boycott-ukraine-football-tournament/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/merkel_angela_7_pic_ec-150x150.jpeg150150 Ski teachers ‘Green Card’ tests EU job mobility goals https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ski-teachers-green-card-tests-eu-job-mobility-goals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ski-teachers-green-card-tests-eu-job-mobility-goals/#respond Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:12:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=820735 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/ski-teachers-green-card-tests-eu-job-mobility-goals/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/04/ski instruction school-150x150.jpeg150150 Poland, Ukraine ‘ready’ for Euro 2012 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/poland-ukraine-ready-for-euro-2012/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/poland-ukraine-ready-for-euro-2012/#respond Fri, 23 Mar 2012 08:29:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=820540 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/poland-ukraine-ready-for-euro-2012/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/03/Platini authorised Drupal-150x150.jpeg150150 Commission eyes EU regulation of online gambling https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-eyes-eu-regulation-of-online-gambling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-eyes-eu-regulation-of-online-gambling/#respond Wed, 07 Sep 2011 11:52:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829918 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-eyes-eu-regulation-of-online-gambling/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/07/online-gambling-150x150.jpeg150150 Euro 2012 heralds Ukraine debt catastrophe https://www.euractiv.com/section/europe-s-east/news/euro-2012-heralds-ukraine-debt-catastrophe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/europe-s-east/news/euro-2012-heralds-ukraine-debt-catastrophe/#respond Tue, 06 Sep 2011 08:11:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=818479 https://www.euractiv.com/section/europe-s-east/news/euro-2012-heralds-ukraine-debt-catastrophe/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/11/kyiv_0-150x150.jpeg150150 EU funding for sports ‘must increase’: Report https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/eu-funding-for-sports-must-increase-report/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/eu-funding-for-sports-must-increase-report/#respond Thu, 01 Sep 2011 07:54:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=818432 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/eu-funding-for-sports-must-increase-report/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/sport_04-150x150.jpeg150150 Online gambling: EU puts Germany under pressure https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/online-gambling-eu-puts-germany-under-pressure/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/online-gambling-eu-puts-germany-under-pressure/#respond Wed, 20 Jul 2011 09:03:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829927 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/online-gambling-eu-puts-germany-under-pressure/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/07/Online gambling 3-150x150.jpeg150150 Russia’s Winter Olympic Games: Stepping up to the sustainability challenge https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/russia-s-winter-olympic-games-stepping-up-to-the-sustainability-challenge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/russia-s-winter-olympic-games-stepping-up-to-the-sustainability-challenge/#respond Thu, 26 May 2011 17:39:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=839486 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/russia-s-winter-olympic-games-stepping-up-to-the-sustainability-challenge/feed/ 0 UK Lords back EU budget for sports https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/uk-lords-back-eu-budget-for-sports/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/uk-lords-back-eu-budget-for-sports/#respond Thu, 07 Apr 2011 12:13:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=817777 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/uk-lords-back-eu-budget-for-sports/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/euro_coin03-150x150.jpeg150150 Re-elected Platini pledges to control football spending https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/re-elected-platini-pledges-to-control-football-spending/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/re-elected-platini-pledges-to-control-football-spending/#respond Thu, 24 Mar 2011 08:46:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=817681 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/re-elected-platini-pledges-to-control-football-spending/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/03/Platini authorised Drupal-150x150.jpeg150150 Betting chief: EU gambling market ‘needs harmonised rules’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/betting-chief-eu-gambling-market-needs-harmonised-rules/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/02/Khalid_Ali drupal ready-150x150.jpeg150150 Finns offer inspiration for EU health, sports policy https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/finns-offer-inspiration-for-eu-health-sports-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/finns-offer-inspiration-for-eu-health-sports-policy/#respond Wed, 23 Feb 2011 12:13:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=826354 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/finns-offer-inspiration-for-eu-health-sports-policy/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/sport_09-150x150.jpeg150150 Commission mulls cap on football transfer fees https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-mulls-cap-on-football-transfer-fees/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-mulls-cap-on-football-transfer-fees/#respond Wed, 23 Feb 2011 08:47:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=817534 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/commission-mulls-cap-on-football-transfer-fees/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/football_isp_no_source-150x150.jpeg150150 Commissioner Vassiliou: ‘I’m shocked’ by size of football transfer fees https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/commissioner-vassiliou-i-m-shocked-by-size-of-football-transfer-fees/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/commissioner-vassiliou-i-m-shocked-by-size-of-football-transfer-fees/#respond Wed, 23 Feb 2011 08:32:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=834337 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/interview/commissioner-vassiliou-i-m-shocked-by-size-of-football-transfer-fees/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/02/vassiliou2small-150x150.jpeg150150 FIFA loses fight to block free TV sports coverage https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/news/fifa-loses-fight-to-block-free-tv-sports-coverage/ 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