Article 3 Implementation in UEFA competitions - Medical

UEFA Medical Regulations

Technical Regulations
Specific Regulations
1 July 2020

The examinations and tests set out in Article 4, in Paragraph 5.01 and in Paragraph 6.01 are mandatory for all players participating in UEFA competitions.


The examinations and tests set out in Paragraph 5.02, in Paragraph 6.02, in Article 7 and in Article 8 are strongly recommended for all players participating in UEFA competitions, but are mandatory only for players participating in:

  1. the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, UEFA European Football Championship, UEFA Nations League, UEFA Super Cup and UEFA Youth League (i.e. the whole competition in each case, including any qualifying rounds);

  2. the final rounds of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship, UEFA European Under-19 Championship, UEFA European Under-17 Championship, UEFA European Women’s Championship, UEFA European Women’s Under-19 Championship, UEFA European Women’s Under-17 Championship and UEFA European Futsal Championship.


All mandatory examinations and tests must be completed before the start of the competition.