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Monthly Archives: May 2012

PFA SCOTLAND RESPONSE TO RACIAL ABUSE OF PLAYERS

Following the recent racist abuse of some Rangers players on Twitter, Jack Ross, Head of Communications at PFA Scotland, makes the following comment: “PFA Scotland believes that the use of social media can provide positive benefits for both players and … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND WELCOMES NEW SPL RULES ON PAYING PLAYERS

PFA Scotland welcomes the decision by the SPL Clubs to introduce regulations regarding the payment of players salaries on time. At a meeting in Hampden today, the SPL member clubs approved a resolution meaning that there are now specific requirements for … Continue reading

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WATCH TONY HIGGINS ON EUROSPORT COMMENTING ON MATCH FIXING

PFA Scotland President and FIFPro Board Member Tony Higgins will feature regularly on Eurosport over the coming week as it discusses the issue of match fixing in football. Tony was of course heavily involved in the development and publication of FIFPro’s Black … Continue reading

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CAREERS DAY 2012 ENJOYED BY OVER 200 PLAYERS

PFA Scotland’s Annual Careers Day was held on Wednesday 25th April 2012 at Hampden Stadium and was attended by well in excess of two hundred players. The mix of apprentice and senior players enjoyed the variety of workshops and information sessions on careers … Continue reading

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PLAYER AVAILABILITY UPDATE

PFA Scotland’s Player Availability List is continuing to grow as players give themselves  the best opportunity of securing a club for the new season that lies ahead. New additions to the list include the likes of former Ayr United midfielder … Continue reading

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PLAYER AVAILABILITY FEATURE-DARREN SMITH

As one of his former clubs looks ahead to a historic place in the Champions League, former Motherwell, Ross County and Stirling Albion midfielder Darren Smith is eager to kick start his playing career. Having made his debut with Motherwell … Continue reading

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PLAYER AVAILABILITY LIST UPDATED

PFA Scotland’s Player Availability List has been updated in order for it to be easier to find players who play in a specific position. Any club wishing to look at the list can now do so by accessing those available goalkeepers, defenders, … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND ATTENDS PPF BETTING INTEGRITY DAY

PFA Scotland’s Jack Ross attended the PPF (Professional Players Federation) Sports Betting Integrity Day in Birmingham on Monday 14th May 2012. The event was organised in support of the PPF led betting education programme which informs players of issues of … Continue reading

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PFA SCOTLAND AWARDS DINNER 2012

The Glasgow Hilton provided a fantastic setting for the PFA Scotland Annual Awards Dinner which was held on Sunday 6th May. Guests exceeding six hundred enjoyed the presentations of the respective player of the awards and entertainment provided by the hugely … Continue reading

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PLAYER AVAILABILITY LIST

PFA Scotland is offering players the opportunity to list their details on our website should they be looking to secure a new club.  We are regularly approached by individuals, clubs and associations to provide a list of available players and … Continue reading

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