U.S. Soccer

Laws of the Game Concussion Awareness Law 5

Soccer, along with many other sports, has become increasingly aware of and concerned about the occurrence of concussions experienced by players at all ages. This concern may be seen in a heightened awareness of the causes and consequences of concussions, a greater sensitivity regarding detecting concussion indicators, and a firm resolve to do what needs to be done to protect players from further harm. Watch the video, Concussion Awareness, to learn more about what U.S. Soccer recommends referees know about concussion management protocols.