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Sporting Lisbon will play in Sunday's Portuguese Cup final despite a horrific ordeal that saw a 50-strong gang of masked and hooded men brutally attack players and officials at training. Wearing t-shirts bearing the club's emblem the mob invaded...
17/05/2018
Messages of support poured in for Alex Ferguson after the legendary former Manchester United manager was left fighting for his life following emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage. “Sir Alex Ferguson has undergone emergency surgery today for a...
06/05/2018
The 25-year-old was rewarded for his top notch performances this term by his colleagues and his gaffer has applauded the ‘fantastic achievement’. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has praised Mohamed Salah after winning the PFA Players' Player of the...
24/04/2018
Joey Barton will begin his managerial career at Fleetwood on 2 June when a suspension for breaking Football Association betting rules ends. He was at Burnley when he received the 18-month ban, reduced to 13, for gambling on 1,260 football matches or...
20/04/2018
Footballers across the globe have started voting for the FIFA FIFPro World 11, with more than sixty thousand ballot forms sent to 76 countries.   The worldwide poll, which previously covered club and international performances over a calendar year...
06/07/2017
Come pubblicato sul "Corriere dello Sport, c’è chi non riesce ad arrivare al 27 del mese, perché il 20 è già un trionfo. Chi ha perso la casa. O si è venduto l’auto. O ha fatto investimenti sbagliati, per colpa di finti amici, in realtà rivelatisi...
03/07/2017
FIFPro has held talks with a senior Council of Europe representative about football governance.   Anne Brasseur, who is preparing a Council of Europe report entitled ‘Good Football Governance’ visited FIFPro House to discuss a variety of issues in...
29/06/2017
The racial slurs occurred during a discussion about the upcoming World Cup qualifying match between Peru and Ecuador.   Phillip Butters, a radio and TV sports journalist from Peru, called 28-year-old Ecuadorean soccer player Felipe Caicedo a “...
22/06/2017
Danish internationals Cristian Eriksen and William Kvist are taking a stand against homophobia in football. Tottenham star Eriksen says homophobia is an unwanted part of the game. Together with FC Copenhagen's William Kvist, they are calling for gay...
20/06/2017
If football wants to make progress in Africa, then professionalism and players’ needs must be dealt with seriously. That’s what FIFPro Africa recently told representatives of Africa’s governing body CAF at a seminar in Cairo.   “We are delighted...
13/06/2017
Arnold Smit speaking with FIFPro, the World Players' Union.   As Arnold Smit was driving to training in a coastal town near Amsterdam in May 1998 he switched on the radio. The Dutch goalkeeper had signed for FC Volendam a year earlier after a...
08/06/2017
Manchester United are ready to spend more than £100m to sign Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale, 27. (Manchester Evening News) They are also ready to spend £100m for 18-year-old Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe. (Sun) United also want £66m from...
04/06/2017