Article 15 Pre-match information provision - Medical

UEFA Medical Regulations

Content Type
Technical Regulations
Specific Regulations
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
1 July 2022

The following information must be sent by the host club/association to the visiting team’s medical staff and to the UEFA match delegate at least two weeks before a match:

  1. Contact details of the host club/association and stadium/hall medical staff, including at least:

    1. the name and mobile telephone number of the pitchside emergency doctor;

    2. the name and mobile telephone number of the stadium/hall medical coordinator (if different from pitchside emergency doctor);

  2. A stadium/hall map, clearly identifying:

    1. the location of the ambulance for the sole use of players, team officials, the referee team and match officers;

    2. the emergency exit point from the pitch, tunnel and dressing room areas to the ambulance;

    3. the location of the medical room;

  3. Details of the emergency evacuation plan for serious injuries occurring in the pitch area on matchday (and matchday -1 where applicable);

  4. Contact details and address/location of the nearest hospital with accident and emergency facilities;

  5. Emergency contact names and phone numbers for all stadium/hall medical staff;

  6. Contact details of local surgeons and their associated specialisations;

  7. Contact details of one representative of the host club/association who would be available to assist the visiting club/association with medical requirements once the team has left the host city (for example, if a visiting doctor had to remain with an injured player).