In June of last year during the 2014 World Cup, the PFA Coaching Department spent two weeks in Brazil, studying top clubs based in Rio and Sao Paolo. Their experiences are documented in The Brazil Report.... Read more
This report is an opportunity to show the process and achievements developed during the 2013/2014 campaign and highlights the positive influence professional footballers had during the season.... Read more
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The PFA now have a nation-wide network of counsellors for our members to access.... Read more
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Instructions for players and clubs on how to use the PFA's Transfer List.... Read more
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A toolkit designed to stamp out homophobia in football is being launched today by the TUC as part of a concerted action by unions and their allies.
A group of elite players has withdrawn a lawsuit that accused FIFA of gender discrimination over its decision to play this summer's Women's World Cup on artificial turf.
Measures including the controversial 'Rooney Rule' aimed at addressing the low number of black coaches and administrators in football were being proposed at a summit of key figures in the sport today.
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been banned for six weeks from football-related activities over comments he made regarding Jewish and Chinese people but the 78-year-old will not carry out his threat to quit the club.
England captain Steph Houghton believes Manchester City's inclusive new training complex is another step forward for the women's game.
The PFA has a zero tolerance policy in all areas of discrimination, bigotry and prejudice.
Meet the PFA Equality staff.
All the latest news from the Professional Footballers' Association's Equalities department.
The PFA's Six Point Plan to further the fight against racism. These six broad strands have been the focus of the PFA’s work in tackling discrimination over the course of the past 12 months.
To prevent players falling foul of regulations the PFA provide a Senior Players Diversity Programme for all League players.
We are proud of our pioneering work in the field of anti-racism, however there are undeniably still issues in the professional game meaning we cannot afford to be complacent.
Homophobia is still very much unchartered territory in football. The PFA are committed to addressing the challange of changing the culture of English football, which currently has no openly gay players.
The PFA has long been supporters of the women’s game and offer players assistance and PFA membership to all WSL1 players.
The PFA support players throughout their playing career and membership continues long after a playing career has ended. We are committed to serving all our members regardless of age.
The PFA work closely with Sports Chaplaincy UK, the Sports Chaplaincy organisation, to ensure that players have spiritual and pastoral support in their working environment.
The PFA want to assist people with a disability the opportunity to watch, play, coach, manage or referee football. Disability does not mean inability and there are elite sports people who also have a disability.
PFA Equalities are proud to work with a variety of organisations that share our expectation and aspirations in tackling all areas of discrimination.