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Tag Archives: The FA

English football comes together to toughen measures addressing fan behaviour at matches!

The FA, Premier League and EFL are together introducing new measures and stronger sanctions across the game to tackle the increased anti-social and criminal behaviours recently seen within football grounds and underline the importance of a safe matchday environment. The new set of actions, which will be implemented across all …

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FC Chelsea request FA to play FA Cup tie at FC Middlesbrough behind closed doors!

FC Chelsea have requested the FA to play their upcoming FA Cup tie at FC Middlesbrough behind closed doors for matters of sporting integrity. Chelsea FC have stated in a press release: We are disappointed to announce we will not be able to sell tickets for Saturday’s FA Cup tie …

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English football announces joint action plan on brain health!

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 plan focuses on research, education, awareness and support for players. It will bring together all workstreams and resources to more effectively manage head injuries, …

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Joint statement from English football on anti-discrimination!

The FA, Premier League, English Football League, FA Women’s Super League, FA Women’s Championship, PFA, LMA, FSA, PGMOL and Kick it Out will collectively support all players, managers and individuals who wish to take the knee ahead of matches this season. Since last June, many players have chosen to perform this simple …

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English football introduces new guidance for heading!

English football will introduce heading guidance across every level of the professional and amateur game from the start of the 2021/22 season. The new guidance, which is specifically focused on training sessions where the majority of heading occurs, has been designed to meet the requirements of each level of English …

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England’s The FA to find out what happened in & around Wembley at EURO 2020 final!

England’s The FA has come out with a statement to work to find out what happened in and around Wembley Stadium at the EURO 2020 final. The statement reads: We are determined to fully understand what happened outside and then inside Wembley Stadium at the UEFA EURO 2020 Final on …

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The FA strongly condemns online abuse & racism after England’s EURO 2020 final loss!

England’s The FA has strongly condemned online abuse and racism against the trio of Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bujayo Saka after England’s UEFA EURO 2020 final penalty shootout loss. The FA statement reads: We strongly condemn all forms of discrimination and are appalled by the online racism that has …

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Shareholders approve rules to further protect the Premier League!

At the Premier League’s Annual General Meeting yesterday, Shareholders discussed a range of matters and recommitted to build on the collective of all 20 clubs to benefit the wider game. Following Wednesday’s agreement between the Premier League, The FA and the six clubs involved in the proposals to form a …

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Six Premier League clubs involved in European Super League plans agree to hefty fines!

The six clubs involved in proposals to form a European Super League have today, June 9 acknowledged once again that their actions were a mistake, and have reconfirmed their commitment to the Premier League and the future of the English game. They have wholeheartedly apologised to their fans, fellow clubs, …

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The FA Board nominate Debbie Hewitt MBE to become new The FA Chair!

The FA Board has nominated Debbie Hewitt MBE to become the new Chair of The Football Association, with effect from January 2022. Hewitt was the unanimous choice of the seven-member selection panel, led by independent non-executive FA director Kate Tinsley, and subject to ratification by the FA Council, will succeed …

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