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PFA Community Evaluation 2016

PFA Members achieve 38,957 community visits in 2015/16


The PFA's 2015/16 Community Evaluation report highlights the positive influence professional footballers had during the season. PFA members amassed 38,957 community visits supporting a wide variety of projects around the country.... Read more

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CCFC Players visit the + Sport Move and Learn project


Coventry City players Gael Bigirimana, Chris McCann, Cian Harries, Ryan Haynes, Ben Stevenson and Sam Ricketts all visited Year 5 pupils at Provost Williams C of E Primary School.... Read more


Club ‘Together’ For Week of Action


Wigan Athletic to highlight Equality and Diversity campaign TOGETHER in week leading up to Derby County match.... Read more

Tony Currie

Tony Currie: Former Football in the Community Officer


From your archetypal 1970s maverick playmaker to inspiring a generation of new fans as Sheffield United’s community talisman.... Read more

David Busst

David Busst on being Coventry Community Officer


The Coventry City stalwart bounced back from career-ending injury to lead the club’s relationship with the community, through good times and bad.... Read more


Goal scoring heroics on the pitch to changing lives off it


Jermain Defore: From goal-scoring heroics on the pitch to changing lives off it, the Sunderland striker is a prime example of a footballer who wants to make a difference.... Read more


PFA Player in the Community 2016: George Friend


It could be said that it’s all in the soil. George Friend’s upbringing on farming land in North Devon taught him the value of putting his shoulder to the plough and the imperative of having pride in and providing for the local community.... Read more

Gordon Taylor and John Hudson

PFA’s Community Programme: New Beginnings and a Look to the future


Gordon Taylor OBE, PFA Chief Executive and John Hudson, PFA Director of Corporate Social Responsibility reflect on the last 30 years of achievement at the PFA and what the Football in the Community scheme has meant to so many people.... Read more