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Monthly Archives: November 2011

ROSS COUNTY CAPTAIN RICHARD BRITTAIN SPEAKS TO PFA SCOTLAND

  As Ross County enjoy life at the top of the Scottish First Division, PFA Scotland spoke with their midfielder and captain Richard Brittain. Richard, describe the feeling around Victoria Park as Ross County lead the First Division? It is … Continue reading

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FIFPro SUPPORTS CROATIAN PLAYERS WHO REFUSED TO PLAY

The world players union FIFPro has declared its full support for the players of Croatian side FC Karlovac after they refused to play their most recent league match due to unpaid wages. The non payment of their salaries has continued … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND PRESIDENT AT WORLD ATHLETES SUMMIT

PFA Scotland President and FIFPro Board Member Tony Higgins was invited to speak at last week’s World Athletes Summit in Nyon, Switzerland. In attendance at the event were representatives of 150,00 athletes from countries as diverse as New Zealand and … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND CONCERNED AT THE CONTINUAL NON PAYMENT OF HEARTS SALARIES

PFA Scotland is extremely concerned that the November salaries of our members at Heart of Midlothian F.C. remain unpaid. Chief Executive Fraser Wishart stated “We are disappointed that once again our members wages have not been paid on time. I wrote last … Continue reading

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FEEDBACK FROM FIFPRO CONGRESS

The FIFPro Congress which was hosted recently in Tel Aviv highlighted the progress that has been made between FIFPro and FIFA. There was a number of interesting presentations and discussions throughout the event focusing on issues such as the intimidation … Continue reading

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LIGHT TOUCH REGULATION IN FOOTBALL HAS FAILED

PFA Scotland President and FIFPro Board member Tony Higgins feels that the light touch regulation that has characterised the governing bodies management of football both domestically and internationally in the last 15 years has failed the sport. The financial position … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND SPEAK WITH FALKIRK’S STEPHEN KINGSLEY

After Falkirk’s recent penalty shoot out win over Dundee United, PFA Scotland caught up with their left back Stephen Kingsley. Stephen, can you describe your emotions after the victory over Dundee United? By the time it got to the penalties … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND STATEMENT REGARDING HEART OF MIDLOTHIAN FC

PFA Scotland has been advising its members at Hearts in recent weeks with regard to the continued non payment of their salaries.  Advice included the option of involving the SPL due to the breach of contract and the possibility of … Continue reading

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