Ukraine mourns national team doctor Anton Khudaiev

The doctor of Ukraine’s national team, Anton Khudaiev, has died at the age of 48.

Anton Khudaiev
Anton Khudaiev Ukrainian Association of Football

Khudaiev was the head of the medical department at Metalist Kharkiv for more than 20 years, and held the same position at the newly-formed FC Metalist 1925 from 2016.

He also became Ukraine’s national team doctor in 2016, and he was involved at national level in UEFA’s Football Doctor Education Programme (FDEP), which is teaching crucial football medical skills to doctors across the 55 UEFA member associations