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Monthly Archives: April 2012

JOB OPPORTUNITY FOR PLAYERS

PFA Scotland has continued to assist players throughout this season with CV development and advice on education and employment opportunities. As a result of our close working relationship with Show Racism the Red Card Scotland, we are aware of current … Continue reading

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FIFPro CONCERNED ABOUT RESPECT FOR PLAYERS IN ITALY

On Sunday the match between Genoa and Siena was suspended for 40 minutes after smoke bombs and firecrackers were thrown on to the pitch by a small group of Genoa supporters. This was a reaction to Genoa losing the match … Continue reading

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CAREERS DAY 25.04.2012

PFA Scotland would like to remind players that our Annual Careers Day will be held on Wednesday 25th April 2012 at Hampden Stadium. Detailed information and timetables for the day can be found in the Education section of the website, or … Continue reading

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PLAYER OF THE YEAR NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

PFA Scotland is delighted to announce the nominees for the Player and Young Player of the Year awards, along with the four players in contention for each of the First, Second and Third Division prizes. After votes were collected from … Continue reading

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HISTORIC MILESTONE FOR FIFPro AND PLAYERS

Today will witness a new milestone in the history of the World Players Union FIFPro as it signs an agreement with the ECA (European Club Association), EPFL (European Professional Football Leagues), and UEFA.  The agreement which will be witnessed by … Continue reading

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MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS SESSIONS FOR COACHES

On Wednesday 25th April PFA Scotland is hosting its Annual Careers Day at Hampden Stadium. As part of the event and as a result of PFA Scotland working alongside SAMH to raise awareness of mental health and stigma within the … Continue reading

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NEW CHALLENGE IN ICELAND AWAITS GRANT MOSSON

The desire to remain in full time football for a young player may mean that he has to look beyond our domestic game for opportunity. In the case of former Dundee United full back Grant Mosson that is exactly the … Continue reading

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JACK ROSS ATTENDS FIFPro COMMUNICATIONS MEETING

PFA Scotland’s Jack Ross was recently invited to FIFPro’s headquarters in Hoofddorp, Amsterdam to participate in a FIFPro Communications Meeting. The discussions centred on the deveolpment of the ways in which respective unions and indeed FIFPro as the World Players … Continue reading

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PLAYER OF THE YEAR VOTING BEGINS

Players throughout the country are currently being given the opportunity to vote for their Player and Young Player of the Year, the winners of which will be announced at PFA Scotland’s Annual Awards Dinner on Sunday May 6th 2012. While the … Continue reading

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