Article 18 Refusal to play and similar cases - Super Cup

Regulations of the UEFA Super Cup

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Competition Regulations
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Clubs
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SCUP
FullSeasonYears
2020
EnforcementDate
1 August 2020
18.01

If a club refuses to play, it is disqualified and replaced by the second finalist in the previous season's UEFA Champions League or UEFA Europa League final respectively. A club which refuses to play also loses all rights to payments from UEFA. Moreover the following fine is imposed: EUR 300,000.

18.02

If a club is responsible for the match (including kicks from the penalty mark) not taking place or not being played in full, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body declares the match forfeited and disqualifies the club concerned.

18.03

Exceptionally, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body can validate the result as it stood at the moment when the match was abandoned if the match result was to the detriment of the club responsible for the match being abandoned.

18.04

If a club is disqualified, it is replaced by the runner-up of the previous season's UEFA Champions League or UEFA Europa League respectively.

18.05

In all cases, the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body can take further measures if the circumstances so justify.

18.06

Upon receipt of a reasoned and well-documented request from the aggrieved club(s), the UEFA administration may set an amount of compensation due for financial loss.