Latest PFA Scotland News

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November 10, 2021

PREVENT Dementia Study

PFA Scotland is backing a research programme into the causes of dementia in football players. The players’ union is funding…
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October 22, 2021

PFA Scotland and Rico Quitongo Statement

Statement from PFA Scotland and Rico Quitongo relating to a recent alleged racist incident involving the player: PFA SCOTLAND STATEMENT…
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October 1, 2021

Statement on abuse of Glen Kamara

We condemn in the strongest terms the abuse Glen Kamara was subjected to last night during Rangers UEFA League match…
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July 20, 2021

PFA Scotland Championship Player of the Year 2021

Congratulations to Liam Boyce on picking up the PFA Scotland Championship Player of the Year 2021. Took us a whiloe…
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May 18, 2021

PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year 2021

Congratulations to PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year 2021 David Turnbull. (Thanks to Celtic FC media department and Jeff…
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May 18, 2021

PFA Scotland Player & Manager of the Year 2021

Congratulations to PFA Scotland Player of the Year James Tavernier and GMB (in association with PFA Scotland) Manager of the…
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May 17, 2021

PFA Scotland Championship Team of the Year 2021

The PFA Scotland Championship Team of the Year - as voted for by the Championship players.
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May 17, 2021

PFA Scotland Premiership Team of the Year 2021

The PFA Scotland Premiership Team of the Year 2021 - as voted for by the Premiership players.
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May 16, 2021

GMB/PFA Scotland Manager of the Year 2021

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May 16, 2021

PFA Scotland Championship Player of Year 2021

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May 16, 2021

PFA Scotland Player of the Year 2021

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May 16, 2021

PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year 2021

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May 16, 2021

PFA Scotland Special Merit Award 2021

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May 14, 2021

GMB/PFA Scotland Manager of the Year Nominees 2021

GMB Scotland (in association with PFA Scotland) is delighted to announce the nominees for this season’s Manager of the Year…
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May 13, 2021

PFA Scotland Championship Player of the Year Nominees 2021

We are delighted to announce the nominees for this season’s PFA Scotland Championship Player of the Year Award. The nominees…
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May 12, 2021

PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year Nominees 2021

We are delighted to announce the nominees for this season’s PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year Award. The nominees…
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May 11, 2021

PFA Scotland Premiership Player of the Year Nominees 2021

This season’s PFA Scotland Premiership Player of the Year Award will be heading to Ibrox – but to which player?…
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May 10, 2021

PFA Scotland & Peter Vardy Launch Player of the Year Awards 2021

Chief Executive Fraser Wishart & Peter Vardy Carz Glasgow Branch Managing Partner Paul Smith launch this year's PoY Awards  …
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April 28, 2021

Social Media Boycott

Scottish football has united to support a boycott of social media in response to continuing racist and discriminatory abuse online…
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April 14, 2021

PFA Scotland Statement on Glen Kamara Verdict

Statement from PFA Scotland Chief Executive Fraser Wishart following UEFA's verdict on the Glen Kamara racist incident: "We welcome that…
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March 19, 2021

PFA Scotland Statement on Racist Abuse

A statement from Fraser Wishart, Chief Executive of PFA Scotland, on racist abuse towards Glen Kamara in last night's Europa…
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March 3, 2021

LEAGUE 1&2 RETURN TO PLAYING SURVEY RESULTS

Players in League 1&2 have voted overwhelmingly to finish the 2020/21 season. We surveyed the players last week for their…
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January 1, 2021

PFA SCOTLAND DONATE TO GRASSROOTS FOOTBALL APPEAL

PFA Scotland is delighted to donate £5000 to the Scottish Football Partnership Trust’s Grassroots Football Fund. The fund has been…
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December 31, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND STATEMENT: TAKING A KNEE

Scottish Premiership players will continue to take a knee until October to show their support for the fight against racism.…
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December 30, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND & SHOW RACISM THE RED CARD – PREMIERSHIP CALL TO ACTION

Scotland’s footballers will send out a powerful message against racism during this weekend’s big Premiership kick-off. Players will ‘take a…
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December 29, 2020

TRANSITION MONTH – IT SKILLS COURSE

We have earmarked July as Transition Month to help our members start planning for life beyond football. If the COVID-19…
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December 28, 2020

TRANSITION MONTH EVENTS

We are delighted to announce that for the whole of July we will be hosting a Transition Month. With so…
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December 26, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND SURVEY ON LEAGUE RECONSTRUCTION

Scotland’s footballers have had their say on league reconstruction – and have given it their unanimous backing. PFA Scotland’s Management…
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December 25, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND COVID-19 UPDATE

The health and wellbeing of our members is of paramount importance during this unprecedented situation facing our game. There is…
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December 24, 2020

CORONAVIRUS STATEMENT

Statement from PFA Scotland Chief Executive Fraser Wishart: "We welcome the sensible decision made today to postpone football in Scotland.…
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December 23, 2020

MY FUTURE NOW EVENT

The first ever PFA Scotland ‘My Future Now’ Employability events were a massive success. Players from across the country attended…
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December 22, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND STATEMENT ON GAMBLING

The issue of problem gambling and gambling addiction has resurfaced off the back of yesterday’s news concerning Hamilton manager Brian…
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December 21, 2020

CRAIG BEATTIE – MEMBER SERVICES OFFICER

We are delighted to announce Craig Beattie as the latest member of the team at PFA Scotland. The former Celtic,…
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December 19, 2020

EDUCATION – GAS ENGINEER APPRENTICESHIP

All this week we are concentrating on helping our members plan for life after football. Our new Personal Development Officer…
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December 18, 2020

EDUCATION – PERSONAL TRAINING COURSE

All this week we are concentrating on helping our members plan for life after football. Our new Personal Development Officer…
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December 17, 2020

EDUCATION – POLICE SCOTLAND BRIEFING SESSION

All this week we are concentrating on helping our members plan for life after football. Our new Personal Development Officer…
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December 16, 2020

EDUCATION – SPANISH LANGUAGE COURSE 2020

All this week we are concentrating on helping our members plan for life after football. Our new Personal Development Officer…
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December 15, 2020

PFAS STATEMENT ON DEMENTIA STUDY AND FINDINGS

PFA Scotland Statement on Dr Willie Stewart Dementia Research Study & Findings: Fraser Wishart, PFA Scotland Chief Executive, said: "Our…
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December 12, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND SHOWCASE & EXIT TRIAL 2019

The PFA Scotland Showcase & Exit Trial 2019 took place last week at Stirling Albion's Forthbank Stadium. Thirty players signed…
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December 11, 2020

PFA PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2019

James Forrest was crowned PFA Scotland Player of the Year 2019 at last night's Awards Dinner at Glasgow's Hilton Hotel.…
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December 9, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND PLAYER OF THE YEAR 2019 – CHAMPIONSHIP, LEAGUE 1 & 2 NOMINEES

PFA Scotland is delighted to announce the nominees for this season’s Championship, League 1 and League 2 Player of the…
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November 10, 2020

PFA SCOTLAND PLAYER AND YOUNG PLAYER OF THE YEAR NOMINEES

PFA Scotland is delighted to announce the nominees for this season’s Player and Young Player of the Year Awards. Players…