Its a headache isn’t it?
Your player has just turned his ankle, there’s 20 minutes left to play and it’s a key game.
The player is being brave, they say they’re fine but you know they are in pain. Short of taking a risk, reaching for the magic sponge and mothers kisses and keeping your fingers crossed, just what should you do?
The next section is for coaches, first aiders and players of how to best take care of injuries when there are no trained Physio’s on the touchline to advise.