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European Football Fans Congress 1-3 July in Copenhagen The UEFA/Supporters Direct SLO Project
<ul><li>The licence applicant must have appointed a liaison officer to act as the key contact point for supporters. </li><...
<ul><li>Art. 35 is the result of close cooperation between UEFA and Supporters Direct </li></ul><ul><li>The SLO concept ga...
<ul><li>Appointment of an advisory expert group comprising: </li></ul><ul><li>SLOs from Germany, Denmark, Spain and the Cz...
<ul><li>National associations appoint their own SLO </li></ul><ul><li>SLO  handbook/KISS video pieces </li></ul><ul><li>SL...
<ul><li>Definition of minimum requirements for national associations, clubs and SLOs </li></ul><ul><li>Development of trai...
<ul><li>Lack of understanding of the SLO role at some national associations and clubs </li></ul><ul><li>Potential problems...
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  1. 1. European Football Fans Congress 1-3 July in Copenhagen The UEFA/Supporters Direct SLO Project
  2. 2. <ul><li>The licence applicant must have appointed a liaison officer to act as the key contact point for supporters. </li></ul><ul><li>The supporter liaison officer must regularly attend meetings with the club’s management and must collaborate with the security officer on safety and security-related matters . </li></ul>UEFA Club Licensing and Financial Fair Play Regulations Art. 35 Supporter Liaison Officer
  3. 3. <ul><li>Art. 35 is the result of close cooperation between UEFA and Supporters Direct </li></ul><ul><li>The SLO concept gained full approval from the national associations represented on the UEFA Club Licensing Committee </li></ul><ul><li>The concept was discussed and endorsed by the 2010 European Football Fans Congress in Barcelona </li></ul><ul><li>Supporters Direct were subsequently commissioned by UEFA to implement the project </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Appointment of an advisory expert group comprising: </li></ul><ul><li>SLOs from Germany, Denmark, Spain and the Czech Republic </li></ul><ul><li>National association SLO coordinators from Germany and Portugal </li></ul><ul><li>Representatives of UEFA, FSE and Supporters Direct </li></ul><ul><li>This expert group held three meetings to: </li></ul><ul><li>Define the objectives and minimum requirements </li></ul><ul><li>Review the content of the SLO handbook </li></ul><ul><li>Plan the training for the national associations/leagues (licensors) and club SLOs </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>National associations appoint their own SLO </li></ul><ul><li>SLO handbook/KISS video pieces </li></ul><ul><li>SLO training for NAs </li></ul>SLO implementation for 2012/13 licensing assessment 2011 2012/13 2013-> Clubs appoint their own SLOs Training for SLOs at clubs by NAs 2011/ 2012 SLO licensing criteria come into force Continuous supervision and adjustment of the concept ► Ongoing supervision and adjustment of the concept
  6. 6. <ul><li>Definition of minimum requirements for national associations, clubs and SLOs </li></ul><ul><li>Development of training programmes and recognised standards </li></ul><ul><li>Building of national and international SLO networks </li></ul><ul><li>Annual meetings at national and international level to exchange best practice </li></ul><ul><li>Improvement of dialogue between clubs and fans in all 53 UEFA countries </li></ul>PROJECT GOALS
  7. 7. <ul><li>Lack of understanding of the SLO role at some national associations and clubs </li></ul><ul><li>Potential problems when carrying out the training </li></ul><ul><li>Scepticism at some national associations and clubs with regard to fan dialogue </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of candidates with the necessary experience and qualifications </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of experience at national associations with regard to monitoring project implementation </li></ul><ul><li>Financial consequences </li></ul>CHALLENGES

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