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Slow to act for Jonathan Leko, PFA mustn't be slow to learn
12:00 Friday 6th March 2020

Leeds United goalkeeper Kiko Casilla was banned for eight games last Friday and fined £60,000 for being found to have racially abused West Bromwich Albion winger Jonathan Leko, during a game between Leeds United and Charlton Athletic…

Premier League
Is Liverpool braced for a clean sweep of PFA awards?
09:00 Monday 29th April 2019

Not since the 2013/14 season have two players from the same team hit 20 goals or more in a single campaign. In that campaign, it was Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge who achieved the feat. Unfortunately, their efforts couldn't…

A PFA Player Of The Year that rarely scores – Why N’Golo Kante was honoured
13:45 Monday 24th April 2017

Sunday night, April 24th, N'Golo Kante emerged as the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year for 2017. The Frenchman pushed teammate Eden Hazard to second place, alongside Romelu Lukaku, Zlatan Ibrahimović, Harry Kane and…

Leicester City - struggling maybe, but they'll always be the 2015/16 champions
16:24 Tuesday 7th February 2017

This season has been rife with disappointment and Leicester City no longer hold the golden torch that they once had. 24 games into the 2016/17 season and The Foxes have only had five wins (D6 L13); and find themselves lying in 16th place -…

Managerial News
Hope Powell: The first woman to nearly coach a male team
08:30 Wednesday 18th January 2017

Hope Powell loved the game, felt the game, and loved participating inside of the game. There is nothing overrated about the ex-England coach, but I wonder if she would have gotten the position as a League Two manager? A question that lost its…

Football's latest scandal shows it's still living in the past
09:30 Thursday 24th November 2016

Just days after Andy Woodward, along with Steve Walters, courageously gave harrowing accounts of years of sexual abuse to The Guardian - abuse suffered at the hands of Crewe Alexandra coach and convicted sex offender Barry Bennell – it appears…

Premier League
Premier League Young XI of the Season
17:00 Thursday 19th May 2016

The PFA team of the year only included three players that were under the age of 23, we consider what the line-up would look like if it only included young players.

Pressure For 'Rooney Rule' Mounts On English Football
13:08 Monday 6th October 2014

English football is in a time warp. While the first black player to play for the full national team was Viv Anderson in the late 70's, almost 40 years on can we really imagine a black man managing our national team, or even any of our top club…

Who Deserves To Be Nominated For The PFA Player Of The Year?
21:19 Thursday 19th April 2012

ON MONDAY, the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) released the nominees for the Player of the Year. Since 1973, the award has been given out to the stand out player of the Premier League as voted for by fellow players. The winner will…

Suarez Apologises For Shunning Handshake
17:09 Tuesday 14th February 2012

The Uruguayan forward was returning to the starting line-up for the first time since his eight-match ban for racially abusing Patrice Evra in October's meeting at Anfield. It was the first time the pair had crossed paths since the incident…