FIFPro and Swiss player association SAFP welcome the decision by the Swiss football association (SFV) to give Fabian Schaer enough time to recover from his head injury and leave him out of Tuesday’s Euro qualifier against Denmark.



Giorgio Chiellini: "At 35 your career is more or less over"
Juventus and Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini is supporting the 'Mind the Gap' campaign to inspire footballers to prepare for a second career and guard against financial woes and mental health problems in later life. Only 13% of active footballers in Europe have higher education qualifications -- compared to 53% of men in the European Union, according to FIFPro research.