Article 5 Fair play criteria and assessment procedure - Fair Play

UEFA Fair Play Regulations

Content Type
Technical Regulations
Specific Regulations
Fair Play
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
1 July 2015

The UEFA match delegate assesses the fair play of the players, team officials and spectators against the following five criteria as set out in Articles 6 to 10:

  1. red and yellow cards;

  2. respect for opponents;

  3. respect for the referee team;

  4. behaviour of team officials;

  5. behaviour of spectators.


The UEFA match delegate completes his fair play assessment form after the match in consultation with the referee and, where applicable, the referee observer.