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Houghton hails inclusive approach

Houghton hails inclusive approach

8/12/2014

England captain Steph Houghton believes Manchester City's inclusive new training complex is another step forward for the women's game....Read more

No FIFA action against HNK Rijeka

No FIFA action against HNK Rijeka

8/12/2014

FIFA will not open disciplinary proceedings against Croatian side HNK Rijeka after deciding there was not enough evidence to back up Manchester City's allegation....Read more

Valcke rejects discrimination claim

Valcke rejects discrimination claim

5/12/2014

FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke has said it is "a nonsense" to suggest playing the Women's World Cup on artificial turf next summer is an indication of discrimination....Read more

Whelan in new race row

Whelan in new race row

5/12/2014

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan could face fresh disciplinary action after he referred to his old local Chinese restaurant as "chingalings" in an interview with a Jewish newspaper....Read more

Campaigner's support for Balotelli

Campaigner's support for Balotelli

4/12/2014

Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has received the support of a leading anti-racism campaigner - because he immediately apologised for apparently making a racist and anti-Semitic post....Read more

FA launches racism probe

FA launches racism probe

3/12/2014

The Football Association is investigating an allegation of racial abuse during Middlesbrough's game with Blackburn last weekend after Rovers striker Rudy Gestede appeared to react angrily to a gesture from the crowd....Read more

PFA delegation meets Minister for Sport

PFA delegation meets Minister for Sport

2/12/2014

The Professional Footballers' Association had a productive meeting today at Department for Culture, Media & Sport with UK Minister for Sport & Tourism, Helen Grant....Read more

Social Media: Mario Balotelli

Social Media: Mario Balotelli

2/12/2014

The situation regarding Mario Balotelli's Instagram post reinforces the need for continued education and highlights how vigilant players need to be in all of their dealings with social media....Read more