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#The FA

# the-fa - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Ex-England striker Peter Beardsley guilty of racial abuse and suspended for 32 weeks

The 58-year-old was found guilty on three counts of racist language towards Newcastle U23 players.

# the-fa - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

English FA introduces sin bins to tackle dissent in grassroots football

The governing body started piloting sin bins two seasons ago and then extended the trial to 31 leagues last year.

# the-fa - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

FA welcomes players' anti-racism manifesto, warns against unilateral action

The governing body also recommended that if players are racially abused and want to walk off the pitch in protest, that they leave it to the referee.

# the-fa - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Liverpool lead the way as Premier League clubs fork out £260m to football agents

Agent fees soar by almost £50m as English clubs look to cap earnings of football’s ‘middle men’.

# the-fa - Friday 4 January, 2019

FA issue plea after allegations that an England footballer took cocaine in a nightclub

‘It remains a priority to find and sanction anyone found taking performance-enhancing or recreational drugs,’ the FA said in a statement today.

# the-fa - Monday 5 November, 2018

FA warn James McClean for use of offensive word on social media

The Ireland winger won’t be the subject of any further disciplinary action, however.

# the-fa - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

FA investigating allegations of 'systemic corruption' over Wembley sale

Fulham owner Shahid Khan has offered £600 million to buy the stadium.

# the-fa - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

England players urged not to use public Wi-Fi at Russia 2018 due to fears tactics will be hacked

Fifa are aware of The FA’s concerns, but insist they cannot offer computer advice.

# the-fa - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

'Sin bins' in football? FA to start trial in England's lowest leagues next season

The trial will aim to tackle dissent in football.

# the-fa - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Manchester City's Bacary Sagna to face the music over '10 against 12' post

The FA are on his case regarding a comment after yesterday’s Burnley clash.

# the-fa - Monday 5 December, 2016

FA charge Man City and Chelsea for late fracas

The Premier League duo have been punished by English football’s governing body for failing to control their players following ugly scenes at the end of Saturday’s affair.

# the-fa - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Jose Mourinho hit with second FA charge in a week after Burnley tunnel incident

The United boss is charged with misconduct for alleged abusive and/or insulting words towards a match official.

# the-fa - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

From Sam Allardyce scandal: FA to investigate allegations against England manager Big Sam

Sam Allardyce scandal: FA to investigate allegations against England manager

The Telegraph says it has footage of the football manager negotiating a £400,000 deal.

# the-fa - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Police taking 'triple measures' to stop banned English fans travelling to Ireland friendly

Over 1,800 fans are subject to football banning orders.

# the-fa - Monday 23 March, 2015

Things go from bad to worse for Liverpool as Skrtel faces three-match ban for stamp

The defender has until tomorrow to respond to the FA charge.

# the-fa - Friday 5 December, 2014

Mario Balotelli charged by the FA for 'Super Mario' Instagram post

Liverpool striker alleged to have posted “abusive and/or insulting and/or improper” material on social media.

# the-fa - Saturday 21 June, 2014

'We had great belief but it hasn't worked out' - Rooney says sorry

Manchester United striker “absolutely devastated” by England’s early World Cup exit.

# the-fa - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Mourinho: I was very close to taking the England job - but my wife told me not to

Chelsea boss was approached by the FA seven years ago — but his wife intervened to stop him.

# the-fa - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Jason Puncheon fined by FA over Warnock remarks

The former QPR manager had criticised his former player on BCC radio.

# the-fa - Monday 3 March, 2014

Eriksson hits back after Campbell racism charge

Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell believes he would have “been England captain for more than 10 years” had he been white.

# the-fa - Thursday 17 October, 2013

15 'c-bombs' in FA disciplinary report on Paul Ince ban

Ince handed five-match ban after telling fourth official, “I’ll knock you f**king out you c**t.”

# the-fa - Monday 8 April, 2013

No evidence that Ferdinands were racially abused, FA bosses say

An investigation found no evidence that Rio and Anton Ferdinand were racially abused during last month’s World Cup qualifier against San Marino.

# the-fa - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Cole fined £90k for FA 'bunch of tw*ts' tweet

That works out at £6,923.08 per character for the ill-advised hashtag. Worth it, Ashley?

Terry accepts FA ban for Ferdinand racial abuse

Chelsea captain John Terry will serve a four-match ban, starting with Saturday’s London derby against Tottenham Hotspur.

# the-fa - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Roberto Martinez fined £10k for Old Trafford comments

The Wigan manager was critical about referee Michael Oliver’s performance during the 4-0 defeat against Manchester United last month.

# the-fa - Friday 28 September, 2012

Mourinho: Terry is '100%' not a racist

“Drogba will say, Geremi will say, Makelele will say, all of them will say that he is not a racist,” says the Real Madrid coach.

# the-fa - Thursday 27 September, 2012

John Terry banned for 4 matches, fined £220k for Ferdinand racial abuse

The FA announced Terry’s punishment after an independent commission upheld a misconduct charge against him on Thursday.

# the-fa - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Redknapp: I was relieved not to be approached by the FA

The former Spurs boss had been the strong favourite to land the England job, but saw Roy Hodgson appointed instead.

# the-fa - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Ireland set for Wembley friendly v England in 2013

An announcement on the friendly is expected to be made within 48 hours.

# the-fa - Monday 3 September, 2012

FA fine, ban Pardew for assistant push

The Newcastle United manager has been given a two match touchline suspension and fined £20,000.

# the-fa - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Sturridge treated for suspected meningitis - reports

The Chelsea striker’s place in the Team GB Olympic football squad is in doubt after he fell ill over the weekend.

# the-fa - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Confirmed: Roy Hodgson appointed England manager on four-year contract

Four years? No wonder he’s smiling…

# the-fa - Monday 30 April, 2012

Woy-al appointment: FA move for Hodgson

Roy Hodgson is expected to become the next England manager after the FA confirmed that they have opened talks.

# the-fa - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Pearce appointed England manager on interim basis

The FA has confirmed that Stuart Pearce will manage England in the Euro 2012 warm-up game against Holland later this month.

# the-fa - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Fergie backs Capello in John Terry captaincy row

The Manchester United boss says his fellow manager should be able to say what he likes…

# the-fa - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Neville attacks England team spirit, FA's handling of Terry debacle

The Sky Sports pundit has also hinted that Capello should resign as England manager.

# the-fa - Friday 3 February, 2012

Stripped: John Terry loses England captaincy again

Chelsea defender was called at just before 10am this morning by Football Association chairman David Bernstein to break the news.

# the-fa - Thursday 5 January, 2012

It's official: No Ireland-England friendly before Euro 2012

The FA confirmed details of England’s Euro 2012 warm-up schedule this afternoon.

Race row: Suarez apologises for Evra comment

The Liverpool striker issued a qualified apology last night for his use of the term “negro” towards Patrice Evra.

# the-fa - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

'Dangerous' that people don't know the full Suarez story - Dalglish

The Liverpool boss continued to defend the club’s response to the Luis Suarez racism row after last night’s defeat against Manchester City.

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