Over recent years the football community has become more aware of the dangers of concussion.
That’s why all matches are now stopped immediately if a player suffers a blow to the head.
But many players still don't know enough about what a concussion is. FIFPRO has developed a campaign with Petr Cech to tell you more.
Petr Cech’s advice
For Chelsea and then Arsenal, Cech famously had to play with a head guard following a concussion incident in 2006.
Here, he introduces our video which we are showing to players in changing rooms around the world.
Recognize, Report, Remove
In the run-up to the 2019 Women’s World Cup, FIFPRO showed the concussion awareness video to most of the participating national teams this time with an introduction from France captain Eugénie Le Sommer.
“IT'S VITAL THAT WE RESPOND CORRECTLY WHEN A TEAMMATE SHOWS SYMPTOMS OF A CONCUSSION”
Five minutes that could save your life (or someone else’s)
This FIFPRO Concussion Quiz will help you to discover a lot of the key facts around concussion. And it only takes five minutes!