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Monthly Archives: August 2011

STUART LOVELL FROM PFA SCOTLAND ATTENDS FIFPRO SUMMER SCHOOL

FIFPro, the World Players Union, hosted a summer school at it’s headquarters in Hoofddorp, Netherlands on August 23-24 and PFA Scotland team member Stuart Lovell was in attendance. The event took place over two days and covered a host of topics such … Continue reading

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GAMBLING AWARENESS PROJECT TO CONTINUE THIS SEASON

During last season PFA Scotland designed and presented a Gambling Awareness Project to players in Scotland and are committed to continuing to do so throughout the 2011-2012 season. The aim of the project is to inform players of the potential … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND SUPPORTS SPANISH PLAYERS’ STRIKE

Cheif Executive Fraser Wishart explains the issues surrounding the current players’ strike, why it is important for players in every country and why PFA Scotland is in full support of the action The issues facing the 200 players who are … Continue reading

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SPANISH PLAYING STRIKE GOES AHEAD

It has been confirmed that no matches will take place this weekend in Spain’s Primera and Segunda divisions. The final decision for the strike to go ahead was taken after talks between the Spanish Players Union (AFE) and representatives from … Continue reading

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LIFE AFTER FOOTBALL FOR SEAN PORTER

Having spent two years playing for both Inverness Caledonian Thistle and St Johnstone at under 19 and Reserve team level Sean Porter made the difficult decision that full time football was no longer his preferred career path. Having arrived at this … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND SUPPORTS SFA “FOCUS ON FOOTBALL” CAMPAIGN

The summer months saw PFA Scotland invited by the SFA to offer the views of our members on current issues within the Scottish game and as a result we have been delighted to support the Focus on Football campaign. As … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND TEAM MEMBER IS AN IRON MAN

PFA Scotland is pleased to announce that Warren Hawke achieved the fantastic time of 11 hours 14 minutes and 3 secs when he completed the 2011 Regensberg Ironman competition. The event which took place in Germany on Sunday 7th August consisted of a … Continue reading

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