Article 27 Halls - Futsal World Cup Qualifiers

Regulations of the UEFA European Qualifying Competition for the 2024 FIFA Futsal World Cup

Content Type
Competition Regulations
Category
Futsal
Subject
FFWC
Edition
2022-24
Language
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
1 December 2021
27.01

Halls must be in good condition in terms of both their playing surface and their facilities. They must fully comply with the FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game and conform to the safety and security regulations of the competent civil authorities.

27.02

UEFA recommends a wooden playing surface.

27.03

The total hall capacity should be at least 500 seats in the preliminary round, 1,000 in the main round and 1,500 in the elite round.

27.04

The goal nets must be attached in such a way that the ball cannot rebound out of the goal. If necessary, an additional net may be placed inside the goal no less than 70cm from the crossbar.

27.05

Temporary stands may not be used.

27.06

Halls used must be reserved exclusively for the mini-tournament or single match.

27.07

The host association must provide pitch access that guarantees the safe entry and exit of players and match officials.

27.08

Each host association is responsible for:

  1. inspecting every hall concerned and submitting the corresponding online form confirming to the UEFA administration that each hall meets the criteria laid out in the UEFA Safety and Security Regulations ;

  2. confirming to the UEFA administration that the hall, including its facilities (emergency lighting system, first aid facilities, protection against intrusion by spectators into the playing area, etc.), has been thoroughly inspected by the competent public authorities and that the latter have confirmed in writing that the hall meets all the safety requirements laid down by the applicable national law.

27.09

The UEFA administration makes decisions on each hall on the basis of the above form and confirmation, and any other information gathered by UEFA. Such decisions are final.