As the TSDL Youth and Junior Leagues restart on 18th of July, all games will be played under the FAI Return to Play Protocols that were issued on the 25th of June 2020
The FAI’s Steering Group, in consultation with Medical Director Dr. Alan Byrne, has published these Protocols below.
The Safer Return to Play Protocol is based on the latest Government guidelines and advice from the Department of Health and HSE as lockdown measures around COVID-19 ease. The FAI remains committed to the Government’s Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business and any return dates announced today are subject to change, as per Government guidelines.
The decision to move from cessation to a return to competitive football from July 18th applies to Adult Amateur and Underage football under the jurisdiction of the FAI and will apply to all players, coaches, match officials, club officials, volunteers, parents and guardians.
The full Protocols are outlined in detail in the linked document below. It it imperative that all clubs read and are fully aware of all provisions in the document