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
An overview of how to apply for funding and the types courses available to members.... Read more
In the latest instalment of PFA TV, Leon Mann joins PFA staff in delivering an equality and diversity workshop to the squad at Leicester City FC.... Read more
The PFA now have a nation-wide network of counsellors for our members to access.... Read more
Some people may have recently been targeted by a suspected internet fraud whereby certain unscrupulous individuals are using a fictitious association with the PFA or that of its employees.... Read more
Instructions for players and clubs on how to use the PFA's Transfer List.... Read more
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QPR director of football Les Ferdinand has called for a Rooney Rule-style law to be introduced in English football to challenge what he believes is a "lack of diversity" in the game.
Michel Platini has raised the spectre of the Heysel disaster and warned of a growing issue of hooligans and political fanatics taking control in football stadiums in Europe.
Racism is widespread in English football with police having to deal with hundreds of incidents from the top of the game right down to grassroots level, an investigation has revealed.
Danny Simpson and Wes Morgan attended a Show Racism The Red Card event at King Power Stadium.
Following an incident during the FA Cup game on Monday between Reading and Bradford City, the PFA has assisted Royals player Garath McCleary in reporting alleged racial abuse.
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.