Scottish Football Association

Type: Organization
Name: Scottish Football Association
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

United drop McNamara appeal

Dundee United have decided to retract their appeal over manager Jackie McNamara's touchline ban from the Scottish Football Association. ... [Published SkySports News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

MacAskill joins penalty kicks

Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill announced the Scottish Football Association is to be given £2.5 million of CashBack for Communities money to fund free activities.Mr MacAskill visited a project at Shawlands Academy in Glasgow where an SFA and CashBack ... [Published Glasgow Evening Times - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Leigh Griffiths hit with more serious charge by SFA as Celtic and police probe 'racist chant'

Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths has been issued with a more serious charge by the Scottish Football Association after being accused of 'singing in public a song of an offensive, racist and/or discriminatory nature'. ... [Published Football Mail Online - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Refugee council chief’s anger at Rudi Skacel chant

The chief executive of the Scottish Refugee Council has said he was appalled and disgusted by the “raw racism and ignorance” in a video of former Hibs striker Leigh Griffiths with fans in a pub before the derby against Hearts.The 23-year-old faces an ... [Published Edinburgh Evening News - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Griffiths facing fresh probe

The Scottish Football Association are to look at new footage appearing to show Leigh Griffiths singing an abusive song about former Hearts player Rudi Skacel. ... [Published SkySports News - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

03:12 Griffiths warned over future behaviour

Lennon spoke calmly, but firmly, about Griffiths's weekend pub episode, when he was filmed standing on a table singing about Hearts going bust. The footage was posted on Youtube. Griffiths attended Sunday's Edinburgh derby and sat in the Hibs ends with ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

SFA takes action on Griffiths

Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths has been issued with a notice of complaint by the Scottish Football Association for singing in a pub. ... [Published SkySports News - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Morton pitch in to help teens get on the ball

:00TEENAGERS are set to benefit from the beautiful game thanks to Inverclyde’s new School of Football.GOOD CHEER: Pupils from Inverclyde’s new School of Football with Inverclyde’s education department and representatives from the Scottish Football As ... [Published Greenock Telegraph - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 5 reports

Fifa urged to act on workers abuse

Football's governing body needs to act to improve the treatment of thousands of migrant workers building the infrastructure for the 2022 World Cup, a senior Labour politician said.Jim Murphy, the shadow international development secretary, said the "widespread" ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

McCoist: fans have nothing to fear, our battles lie elsewhere

Stephen Thompson, the United chairman, has said he will sit among his club's fans, and a supporters' spokesman said some of his members had expressed fears about going to the game at Ibrox. There has been resentment from Rangers fans towards United because ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 3 reports

Legal move as Brora's cup axe fury boils over

John Young – 'decision beggars belief’.BRORA Rangers are to consider taking legal action against the Highland Football League unless the club is reinstated in the Highland League Cup.It follows a decision taken at an emergency meeting of the HFL on Monday ... [Published Northern Times - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Tannadice chief calls truce

Dundee United chairman Stephen Thompson has called a halt to his public spat with the Scottish Football Association over his attempts to have the Scottish Cup semi-final against Rangers moved to a neutral venue. ... [Published SkySports News - Mar 20 2014]

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Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths has been issued with a more serious charge by the Scottish Football Association after being accused of "singing in public a song of an offensive, racist and/or discriminatory nature"
"I am delighted to be at Shawlands Academy to recognise and endorse the great work undertaken by Glasgow Ansar. This kind of activity highlights the work of our equity officers and today's announcement by the Cabinet Secretary will enable us to help clubs such as Glasgow Ansar to access coach education, volunteering and funding support."
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "Following an article in a Sunday newspaper alleging racist chanting by a 23-year-old Scottish Premier League footballer, inquiries are being initiated by Police Scotland."
"We have dealt with it as a club and we have told him there is a certain code of conduct he has to adhere to when he is here at Celtic."

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United drop McNamara appeal [Published SkySports News - Apr 17 2014]
32Red agrees shirt sponsorship deal wi... [Published Gaming Intelligence - Apr 14 2014]
MacAskill joins penalty kicks [Published Glasgow Evening Times - Apr 10 2014]
Leigh Griffiths hit with more serious charge by... [Published Football Mail Online - Apr 09 2014]
£2.2m crime cash funds SFA project [Published Southern Reporter - Apr 09 2014]
Dundee United fans in scramble for coaches to I... [Published Evening Telegraph - Apr 09 2014]
Refugee council chief’s anger at Rudi Skacel chant [Published Edinburgh Evening News - Apr 08 2014]
Celtic’s Griffiths probe [Published eMag.co.uk - Apr 07 2014]
Police probe over Celtic striker's 'racist chant' [Published Herald Scotland - Apr 06 2014]
Griffiths facing fresh probe [Published SkySports News - Apr 06 2014]
03:12 Griffiths warned over future behaviour [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 05 2014]
Kayal will be dealt with - Lennon [Published Evening Express - Apr 04 2014]
Fan shouted homophobic abuse at openly gay refe... [Published Stv.tv - Apr 02 2014]
SFA takes action on Griffiths [Published SkySports News - Apr 01 2014]
News in brief: Tuesday 1 April [Published Greenock Telegraph - Apr 01 2014]
Morton pitch in to help teens get on the ball [Published Greenock Telegraph - Apr 01 2014]
SARS prepares King for Rangers battle [Published BDlive - Mar 30 2014]
Coldstream apply to join Lowland League [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 27 2014]
Police in talks to keep Dundee United fans safe... [Published Evening Telegraph - Mar 27 2014]
Fifa urged to act on workers abuse [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 23 2014]
Fifa urged to act on workers abuse [Published Ledbury Reporter - Mar 22 2014]
Murphy action call over the ugly side of beauti... [Published Herald Scotland - Mar 22 2014]
Murphy blasts 'human rights abuses' [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 22 2014]
Murphy blasts 'human rights abuses' [Published Wharfvalley - Mar 22 2014]
Web of deception [Published Gulf News - Mar 21 2014]
Free pitches for 1,000 youngsters in Inverclyde [Published Greenock Telegraph - Mar 21 2014]
McCoist: fans have nothing to fear, our battles... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
Legal move as Brora's cup axe fury boils over [Published Northern Times - Mar 21 2014]
Brave star is new Yorkhill charity ambassador [Published Third Force News - Mar 20 2014]
Brora Rangers to contest cup ban. [Published John O' Groat Journal - Mar 20 2014]
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