The European Football association (UEFA) has Tuesday, a few additional changes announced for the Champions and Europa League from next season.
So in the finals of the Champions and Europa League twelve instead of seven substitutes on the bench must sit down. This also applies to the UEFA Super Cup. This new rule promotes the choices of the coaches “in the most important race of the season,” said UEFA.
There will also be a fourth change are possible for extensions in the knockout stage, this is after positive tests at the world cup for clubs. On the next world cup in Russia, this rule is also applied.
Also, loosen the UEFA rules for the appointment of wintertransfers in the Champions and Europa League. From next season a club without restrictions three new register players after the group stage, even though they played for the winter break already for another team in the same European competition. That was until now only possible for a single player.
Earlier became known that during the group stage of the Champions League matches will take place to 18u55 and at 21h. The past seasons were, over time, to 20h45, with the exception of the competitions in Russia (at 18h).