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Monthly Archives: October 2011

WORLD PLAYERS UNION DELIGHTED WITH PROPOSED RULE CHANGES

The Secretary General of FIFPro, (the World Players Union) Theo van Seggelen attended the second meeting of the FIFA Task Force Football 2014 in Zurich on Tuesday 25th October.  Several issues that were high on the agenda of FIFPro’s Technical … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND SUPPORT FOR SHOW RACISM THE RED CARD

PFA Scotland is delighted to demonstrate it’s continued support for Show Racism the Red Card and it’s current Fortnight of Action by sponsoring the t-shirts worn by players around the country during their pre match warm ups. The t-shirts which … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND ATTENDS PPF NATIONAL CONFERENCE

On Monday 17th October 2011, PFA Scotland Chief Executive Fraser Wishart along with Jack Ross and Tony Higgins in his capacity with FIFPro attended the Professional Players Federation (PPF) National Conference in London. There was a number of keynote presentations … Continue reading

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PLAYERS EMBARK ON GYM INSTUCTOR COURSE

  If a player is able to make well over three hundred senior appearances playing as an overlapping full back then it would be safe to assume they are familiar with maintaining and improving their levels of fitness. Kilmarnock’s long … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND GAMBLING AWARENESS PROGRAMME

In the wake of headlines regarding gambling on football, PFA Scotland Chief Executive Fraser Wishart believes that the Union’s education programme is vital to the protection of our members. Read his thoughts below. In times like these responsible comment is essential. … Continue reading

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DAVID GOODWILLIE SUPPORTS FIFPRO WORLD XI

Scotland star David Goodwillie has shown his support for the FIFPro World XI voting process. The former Dundee United and current Blackburn Rovers striker has joined the likes of Lionel Messi who cast the first vote of the 2011 FIFA … Continue reading

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