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Colour Blind Awareness Day 2019

Guidance Documents for Football

In conjunction with the FA and UEFA we have created some guidance documents for football.

The FA/UEFA Colour Blindness in Football guidance document and UEFA’s Advice Sheet for Coach Educators can be downloaded and printed below from a choice of 8 languages.

In addition to the FA/UEFA Guidance below we have also created some factsheets for Clubs in conjunction with the FA/The Premier League/The English Football League (in English only) which can be downloaded by clicking on these links

Colour Blindness and Football – An Introductory Guide for Clubs
Guide to Colour Blind Friendly Stadia
Briefing Note – Colour Blind Friendly Ticketing

The FA/UEFA Colour Blindness in Football guidance document

The FA/UEFA Guidance Document ‘Colour Blindness in Football’ is a brief overview of how colour blindness can affect many aspects of football and covers issues for fans, players, coaches, employees, stadium operators and other stakeholders. The guidance is available in 8 languages and can be downloaded or printed by clicking on the links below:-

FA_COLOUR_BLINDNESS_IN_FOOTBALL_ENG (view)
FA_COLOUR_BLINDNESS_IN_FOOTBALL_ENG_(print version)

Croatian
DALTONIZAM U NOGOMETU (view)
DALTONIZAM U NOGOMETU (print version)

Spanish (ESP)
EL DALTONISMO EN EL FÚTBOL (view)
EL DALTONISMO EN EL FÚTBOL (print)

French (FRA)
LE DALTONISME DANS LE FOOTBALL (view)
LE DALTONISME DANS LE FOOTBALL (print)

German (DEU)
FARBSEHSCHWÄCHEN IM FUSSBALL (view)
FARBSEHSCHWÄCHEN IM FUSSBALL (print)

Italian
DALTONISMO NEL CALCIO (view)
DALTONISMO NEL CALCIO (print)

Portuguese
DALTONISMO NO FUTEBOL (view)
DALTONISMO NO FUTEBOL (print)

Russian
FЦВЕТОВАЯ СЛЕПОТА В ФУТБОЛЕ (view)
ЦВЕТОВАЯ СЛЕПОТА В ФУТБОЛЕ (print)

Factsheet for Football Coaches/Coach Educators

UEFA has created a simple factsheet for coaches and coach educators which is an overview of issues affecting colour blind players and coaches at all levels of football. This is available in 8 languages which can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

English
ADVICE SHEET FOR COACH EDUCATORS

Croatian
SAVJETI ZA TRENERE-EDUKATORE

Spanish (ESP)
CONSEJOS PARA LOS FORMADORES TÉCNICOS

French
FICHE D’INFORMATION À L’INTENTION DES FORMATEURS D’ENTRAINEURS

German
MERKBLATT FÜR TRAINERAUSBILDER

Italian
SCHEDA INFORMATIVA PER ISTRUTTORI DI ALLENATORI

Portuguese
CONSELHOS PARA TREINADORES-EDUCADORES

Russian
РЕКОМЕНДАЦИИ ДЛЯ ИНСТРУКТОРОВ ТРЕНЕРОВ

Look out for other factsheets which are currently being prepared covering issues such as how to select kit colours to avoid colour blind kit clashes.