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PFA staff attend Wharton statue unveiling

PFA staff attend Wharton statue unveiling

20/10/2014

PFA staff were among guests present at St. George's Park to unveil a 16-foot permanent memorial recognising the pioneering achievements of Arthur Wharton, the world’s first black professional footballer....Read more

Batson lobbies EPL to address racial discrimination

Batson lobbies EPL to address racial discrimination

17/10/2014

PFA Charity Trustee Brendon Batson has appealed to Richard Scudamore and the 20 Premier League chairmen to address racial discrimination in English football by introducing a model similar to the 'Rooney Rule' used in America....Read more

Rooney Rule could reach 'breaking point'

Rooney Rule could reach 'breaking point'

16/10/2014

English Football may be reaching a 'breaking point' over introducing a version of the Rooney Rule, according to a top US Sport discrimination lawyer....Read more

Hayes and Simmons sign up for #RYG

Hayes and Simmons sign up for #RYG

15/10/2014

Chelsea Women’s manager Emma Hayes and Kelly Simmons, The Football Association’s Director of National Game and Women’s Football, will be headlining Kick It Out’s second Women’s Raise Your Game conference on Tuesday 28 October 2014....Read more

Powell backs English 'Rooney Rule'

Powell backs English 'Rooney Rule'

14/10/2014

Former PFA Chairman and current Huddersfield Town FC manager Chris Powell has backed calls for English football to produce a 'Rooney Rule' similar to that in America....Read more

Ouseley hits out over Anelka ban

Ouseley hits out over Anelka ban

10/10/2014

Anti-discrimination campaigner Lord Ouseley has hit out at the Football Association for allowing Nicolas Anelka to serve the remainder of his ban for a 'quenelle' gesture at the start of the Indian Super League....Read more

Stoney condemns 'brutal' male fans

Stoney condemns 'brutal' male fans

10/10/2014

Arsenal and England defender Casey Stoney believes the "brutal" nature of football fans is making it difficult for gay male players to come out....Read more

Clarke to review BAME coaches rule

Clarke to review BAME coaches rule

9/10/2014

The Football League has announced it is to conduct a review into the under-representation of black, Asian and ethnic minorities in management and coaching....Read more