The 2022 UEFA Super Cup FAQ

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS TO VOLUNTEERS? 

This is a wonderful opportunity to be involved in an exciting high-profile event that has never been hosted in Finland before. 

You can develop new skills, build strong frienships and have a chance to see the event from a completely different perspective. You might even get a glimpse of your future career! 

You will be crucial for the day-to-day running of the event which simply cannot go ahead without your commitment, dedication and support.  

Each volunteer will receive: 

  • Adidas items to keep as a memento (see the next question) 
  • Meals and soft drinks when on shift 
  • Support and positive teamspirit from the Super Cup volunteer team 
  • Information meetings and training to prepare for the event 
  • Insurance 
  • A certificate and recognition gift 
  • A Thank You Event for Volunteers 
  • A unique behind the scenes experience of an international highclass sports event 

WHAT DO I WEAR? 

Most of the volunteers will receive an Adidas Super Cup 2022 uniform which they wear when volunteering and can keep as a memento afterwards. One uniform package includes:  

1 pc raincoat, 1 pc hoody, 1-2 pc top (depending on the period of activities), 1 backpack, 1 cap   

However, the ceremony volunteers are given a package of another brand which includes a top and a bottom.These are to be worn during the ceremony. As a memento they are given an Adidas Super Cup 2022 top and a backpack.  

WHO CAN APPLY? 

Everybody who is 18 years old by 1st of August 2022 and has sufficient English-speaking skills to communicate with the other participants at the event. The Volunteer Programme is open for everyone who meets these two requirements and available for the match day at minimum.  

There is no other restriction, we welcome everyone who are 18 years or older by 1st of August 2022 regardless of age, gender, disability and nationality.  

WHAT KIND OF WORK WILL THERE BE?  

See tasks >>

DO I NEED PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE?

Not necessarily, most important is the availability and suitability.  

WHAT SHOULD BE MY VOLUNTEER AVAILABILITY?  

There will be a variety of roles that require different time commitments which we hope will allow as many people as possible to take part.  

Availability requirements are:  

  • Matchday Only (10 August) 
  • Around Matchday (8 to 11 August) 
  • One Week Around Matchday (3 to 11 August) 
  • Full Operational Period (1 to 12 August) 

WHAT IS THE TIMELINE FOR THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS? 

HOW CAN I APPLY? 

You can apply by carefully filling in the application form at https://volunteer.uefa.com/ 

Please, select the correct Event (Super Cup) on the landing page and make sure you answer all fields marked with * as there are mandatory questions. The application will take about 20 minutes to complete. Your application will be saved when you click “Next” after each completed page. If you wish to exit the application form at any time, click “Log out”. You will then be able to return to the form and complete it at a later date. 

Please note, that the application period is from 21st of March to 18th of April 2022. 

AM I ABLE TO SEE THE MATCH?  

It depends on the function you will be working in and your working shifts but most of the volunteers will be working during the match and therefore unable to see the match.  

CAN SENIOR CITIZENS APPLY? 

Definitely, and that would be recommended. The availability and suitability are of the most importance. For example, physical requirements vary by task. 

CAN PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES APPLY?

Depends on the level of disability, but as far as the applicants are able to take care of themselves, we are really happy to welcome them. The venue is accessible for people with wheelchairs. However, physical requirements vary by task. 

DO I NEED TO BE A FINNISH CITIZEN? 

All nationalities are welcome. However as part of minimising the risks of covid-19 situation getting worse again the number of international volunteers will be 5 % maximum.

WHAT LEVEL OF ENGLISH IS NEEDED? 

For most of the tasks, intermediate English is required with the exception of ceremony volunteers who can be beginners in English.  

WILL I GET A TICKET FOR THE SUPER CUP MATCH?  

Unfortunately, volunteers cannot be offered match tickets.  

WILL I GET BREAKS/LUNCH/DINNER? DO I HAVE TO PAY FOR THEM? 

Volunteers will be offered breaks with food and refreshments. 

WILL MY TRAVEL EXPENSES BE PAID?

Volunteers will be offered public transportation in ABC-zone according to the shifts. 

AM I COVERED BY AN INSURANCE? 

Pohjola Insurance Ltd and the Finnish Olympic Committee have signed an agreement (Tuplaturva) for sport general liability insurance and accident insurance for volunteers. The Accident insurance covers accidents suffered by volunteers of all ages working on assignments from sport federations. Accidents occurring on direct travel to the above -mentioned activities are also covered.  

Brochure in English  

HOW CAN I CONTACT YOU? 

You can contact us by [email protected] . We will get back to you within 48 hours. You can contact us in Finnish, English or Swedish whatever is easiest for you.