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TUC launches homophobia toolkit

28/01/2015

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.... Read more

Artificial pitches will be in play at the FIFA Women's World Cup this year

Women players withdraw turf lawsuit

22/01/2015

A group of elite players has withdrawn a lawsuit that accused FIFA of gender discrimination over its decision to play this summer's Women's World Cup on artificial turf.... Read more

Helen Grant is hosting a discussion on increasing the number of black coaches in football

Rooney Rule discussed at summit

20/01/2015

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.... Read more

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been banned for six weeks

Whelan banned for six weeks

31/12/2014

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.... Read more

England's Steph Houghton has called Manchester City's new training complex "spectacular"

Houghton hails inclusive approach

08/12/2014

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

Manchester City coach Patrick Vieira took his under-21 side off the field in a July friendly after allegations of racism

No FIFA action against HNK Rijeka

08/12/2014

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

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

Valcke rejects discrimination claim

05/12/2014

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

Dave Whelan, right, has already been charged by the FA over previous comments

Whelan in new race row

05/12/2014

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