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
Each week we will pick our favourite holiday deals, offering a wide range of budgets and destinations.... Read more
Pitch Black, a new book by Liverpool born writer Emy Onuora, illuminates and examines the rise to prominence of black footballers from the 1970s, doing so from the perspective of the players themselves.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits he was "surprised and shocked" by the online racist abuse targeted at the club's striker Mario Balotelli.
PFA Deputy Chief Executive Bobby Barnes has called on social media providers to do more to tackle online racial abuse after alarming findings presented by the Kick It Out campaign.
Footballers from the second cohort of the ‘On The Board’ Effective Board Member programme graduate at Wembley on Wednesday this evening.
Anti-discrimination body Kick It Out has welcomed the successful prosecution of a supporter who racially abused former Wales goalkeeper Jason Brown and sought to answer the player's criticism over the way the incident was handled.
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.