BBC Sport - Transfer Deadline Day: What does it take to pass a medical?
What does it take to pass a medical?
- From the section Football
There are more medicals done on Transfer Deadline Days than any other days in the footballing calendar.
But what does it take to actually pass one? What are the pitfalls that put some potential big money transfers at risk?
One still fit 38-year-old hopeful, BBC Radio Stoke's Matt Sandoz, spent his time preparing for this deadline day by driving across Staffordshire to Burton to put himself through the rigours of a medical at the FA's base at St George's Park.