News Round-Up from SD – 28/10/11Print This Post

News from the football world, as selected by Supporters Direct.

Scotland

Supporters Direct Scotland secures immediate future
Supporters Direct

Update on issues surrounding the Joint Action Group and legislation
Supporters Direct

RBS CommunityForce Fund
The Killie Trust 

Can Rangers go to war with BBC but still takes its broadcasting cash?
Ewan Murray

England/Wales

Government sets February deadline for overhaul of English football
The Guardian

Second time lucky: a new home for FC United of Manchester, this time?
Twohundredpercent

James Brent’s Plymouth Argyle takeover approved
BBC News

Hillsborough Papers should be released – MPs
BBC News

Chelsea defeated in bid to buy back freehold of Stamford Bridge
The Guardian

Members’ Briefing 28
Wrexham Supporters’ Trust

Liverpool threaten breakaway from Premier League’s TV rights deal
The Guardian

Your Town Your Team
Stockport County Supporters’ Co-operative

Premier League games can be shown on foreign decoders
BBC News


Tranmere Rovers Supporters’ Trust reaches £100,000 milestone

Liverpool Daily Post

Who owns Leeds United? An Inside Out special
BBC iPlayer

Runcorn Linetts becomes a Charter Standard club
Runcorn Linetts

Supporters Direct

Supporters Direct welcomes Governent response to the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee report
Supporters Direct


Supporters Direct welcomes Wrexham FC Supporters’ Trust takeover

Supporters Direct

KTP Associate/Research Analyst vacancy
Supporters Direct

Comments & Blogs

D-Day for English football: time to unveil your blueprint for change
Owen Gibson

The BBC is wrong to consider slashing its local sports coverage
Twohundredpercent

Arsenal’s finances – 21 questions
The Swiss Ramble

Manchester City’s campus plans highlight gap between rich and poor
David Conn


The EU’s Premier League rights ruling explained

Owen Gibson

Podcast: Andy Green (Andersred blog)
Beyond the Pitch

Community is essential for success
Soccerissue

Europe/World

Supporters Direct project selected for EC grant
Supporters Direct

Fano fans set up Cuore Granata
Supporters Direct

UEFA holds first Supporter Liaison Officer workshop in Berlin
Supporters Direct

Play The Game 2011 – on demand streaming
Play The Game

Valencia – on the road to recovery?
The Swiss Ramble

CAFE Conference calls for inclusive stadia
UEFA

The New Brøndby
Sporten.DK

Brazil’s Sports Minister, Orlando Silva, quits after corruption claims
The Guardian

Rugby League

New-look Championships
RFL

New club to be known as North Wales Crusaders
Crusaders RFL

Barrow Raiders relegated after breaking player pay rules
The Guardian

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