Twenty years ago today, former West Bromwich Albion striker, Jeff Astle, died aged 59 after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease just four years earlier.
The FA, Premier League, EFL and Professional Footballers Association (PFA) have today announced a new joint action plan on understanding, promoting and protecting brain health.
The PFA welcomed the opportunity to participate in the Fan-led Review. We want to thank Tracey Crouch MP and the Panel for their extensive work on the publication.
Salah at the double as he retains award.
Simon Silwood, the first supporter to be jailed in this country for racially abusing a footballer online, has today had his appeals against his conviction and sentence rejected.
The PFA Vertu Motors Fans’ Player of the Month award nominations for October have been made today.
Today, the PFA is again leading calls for football stakeholders to establish an industry-wide care fund to support players living with dementia and other neurodegenerative conditions.
After a difficult start to playing in English football, Isaac Mbenza has emerged as one of Huddersfield’s most influential players.
Manchester City defender Lucy Bronze was presented with her FIFA Best Women’s Player of the Year and FIFPRO World XI 2020 trophies at the weekend.
The PFA is deeply saddened by the passing of former Liverpool striker and 1966 World Cup winner Roger Hunt, aged 83.