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Didier Drogba Foundation Statement


The PFA is pleased to note that the Charity Commission has concluded its report into the operation of the Didier Drogba Foundation and has concluded that no funds have been misapplied, all funds raised in the charity’s name have been held by the charity and there is no evidence of fraud or corruption on behalf of the charity.... Read more

PFA Community Evaluation 2016

PFA Members achieve 38,957 community visits in 2015/16


The PFA's 2015/16 Community Evaluation report highlights the positive influence professional footballers had during the season. PFA members amassed 38,957 community visits supporting a wide variety of projects around the country.... Read more

Terry Angus, Simone Pound and Jason Lee

PFA’s Simone Pound Nominated for Top Award


PFA’s Head of Equality and Diversity, Simone Pound, has been shortlisted for a prestigious European diversity award.... Read more


PFA support for sexual abuse victims


Four PFA members have waived their right to anonymity to speak about being victims of sexual abuse. We hope as a result of their bravery, other members will have the confidence to come forward and report their own experiences and seek support.... Read more

Tony Currie

Tony Currie: Former Football in the Community Officer


From your archetypal 1970s maverick playmaker to inspiring a generation of new fans as Sheffield United’s community talisman.... Read more

David Busst

David Busst on being Coventry Community Officer


The Coventry City stalwart bounced back from career-ending injury to lead the club’s relationship with the community, through good times and bad.... Read more


Goal scoring heroics on the pitch to changing lives off it


Jermain Defore: From goal-scoring heroics on the pitch to changing lives off it, the Sunderland striker is a prime example of a footballer who wants to make a difference.... Read more


PFA Player in the Community 2016: George Friend


It could be said that it’s all in the soil. George Friend’s upbringing on farming land in North Devon taught him the value of putting his shoulder to the plough and the imperative of having pride in and providing for the local community.... Read more