The President of the football Federation of Ukraine Andriy Pavelko became a member of the UEFA Executive Committee. Ukrainian officials will hold this position until 2023.
He was voted at the 43rd Congress of the Union of European football associations (UEFA), held in Rome.
Pavelko received 27 votes, and is the minimum required number for election.
By the way, the main event of the day was the election of the President of UEFA, the results of which Alexander Ceferin, founder, was re-elected for another four-year term.
The Ceferin, founder was the only candidate for the post, his candidacy was supported by 55 national associations.
Alexander Ceferin, founder chairs the Union in 2016 will be President until 2023.
Wrote Znaia, the press service of UEFA, presented the new official ball that Europe’s top clubs will play in the knockout stages of the Champions League.
New ball Adidas made in white, red and yellow colors.
Here it is! 😍 ⚽ I @adidasfootball”s official #UCL match ball for the knockout stages! #DareToCreate pic.twitter.com/le2eNnJL2q
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) January 19, 2019
The playoffs of this season’s Champions League kicks off on 12 February, Manchester UTD – PSG and Roma – Port.
The final of the most prestigious club tournament of the Old world will take place in Madrid at stadium “Wanda Metropolitano” on 1 June.
Goal-handsome from Messi
31-year-old Argentine striker of Barcelona Lionel Messi scored a masterpiece goal in training “blaugranas”, beautiful strike sending the ball into the far top corner.
WHAT A G🐐AL! 🔵🔴 pic.twitter.com/U6leeud16z
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) January 4, 2019
Messi became the best player in 2018
The captain of the Catalan Barcelona’s Lionel Messi voted best player by 2018
Striker “blaugranas” and the Argentina national team took first place in the ranking of the authoritative Spanish edition Marca.
Second in the honor list was the midfielder of real Madrid and the Croatia national team, winner of the Golden ball in Luka Modric, and the third ranking position located forward of Atletico and the national team of France Antoine Griezmann.
Also in the top ten best players in 2018 fell Kilian Mbappe (Paris, France), Mohamed Salah (Liverpool, Egypt), Eden hazard (Chelsea, Belgium), Raphael Varane (real Madrid, France), Harry Kane (Tottenham, England) and Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester city, Belgium).
As reported by the portal Znayu Messi shaved his beard and became a conductor with the chips.