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TRIBUTE TO DAVID TAYLOR

Following the sad passing of former SFA Chief Executive David Taylor, PFA Scotland Chief Executive paid his tributes on behalf of the organisation. “David was always an approachable and thoughtful man who was always interested in listening to the opinion … Continue reading

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MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS COURSE

In recent seasons PFA Scotland has organised and held a bespoke Media and Communications course for players. The two day course is aimed at providing players with relevant insight and guidance in a number of areas including being interviewed by … Continue reading

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PLAYER AVAILABILITY:MIDFIELDER SEEKING RETURN TO SCOTLAND

As an increasing number of players seeking new challenges add their name and details to PFA Scotland’s Player Availability section, a Scottish midfielder who played in Ireland last season is keen to return to playing in Scotland. Ryan McStay can … Continue reading

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NEW GUIDE TO TACKLE MATCH-FIXING IN FOOTBALL

  A Good Practice Guide designed to challenge the scourge of match-fixing in football will be presented at the closing conference of Don’t Fix It – an anti-match-fixing partnership between the international footballers’ association FIFPro, the European Football Association (UEFA) … Continue reading

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COACHING OPPORTUNITY

PFA Scotland would like to make players aware of the following job vacancy with contact details for further information also listed. http://www.afc.co.uk/page/careers/0,,10284~3825950,00.html   If you are interested please direct all enquiries to Steven Sweeney at steven.sweeney@afc.co.uk. Please note that the … Continue reading

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STRIKERS ADDED TO PLAYER AVAILABILITY LIST

PFA Scotland continues to make its Player Availability section accessible to players, and two attacking players have become the latest to make their availability known to clubs. Jack Kirwan , a nineteen years old left footed striker has spent the … Continue reading

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DAVID PROCTOR CONSIDERS RETURN TO SCOTLAND

PFA Scotland has recently highlighted the option for any players seeking a new club to use its Player Availability section within the website. One player who has chosen to utilise the facility is former Hibernian, Inverness CT and Dundee United … Continue reading

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BELGIAN COURT SHAKES UP TRANSFER SYSTEM

FIFPro, the World Players Union has welcomed the recent Belgian appeal court ruling in the case between Mohamed Dahmane and RC Genk, which offers clear confirmation that a professional footballer must be treated as any regular employee. The case itself … Continue reading

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PLAYER AVAILABILITY LIST

Stuart Lovell, in charge of Player Liason at PFA Scotland is conscious that as the end of the season has been reached by some and approaches for others, a number of players may find themselves without a club.  With this … Continue reading

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TILING COURSE FOR PLAYERS

PFA Scotland has provisionally arranged a bespoke Tiling course for players. The course is presently arranged for Monday 26th May and will run through to Friday 30th May, and will cover the basics of ceramic tiling. As always the course … Continue reading

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