Both teams must make their training session on the day before the match open to the media for at least 15 minutes, in accordance with the schedule agreed in advance with UEFA. These official training sessions must be arranged by the two teams and UEFA together, so that the media can attend both. Subject to, these official training sessions take place at the match stadium, unless otherwise agreed in advance with UEFA. Each team may decide whether the entire training session or only the first 15 minutes are open to the media.
Each team must hold a pre-match press conference at the match stadium on the day before each match. Each MD-1 press conference must be attended by the head coach and at least one player. If the head coach is suspended for the match, teams have the option of replacing him/her at the pre-match press conference with the assistant coach. The press conferences are coordinated by UEFA and the participating teams to avoid schedule clashes and to meet media deadlines.
Each team must make its head coach and at least one player available on the day before each match for interviews with the host broadcaster and any live audiovisual rights holder from its own country and the country of the opposing team.