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PFA sessions to offer ex-players help with loneliness and depression

New PFA sessions to offer ex-players help with loneliness and depression in another victory for Sportsmail’s campaign to tackle dementia The PFA are to join forces with Sporting Memories Foundation for the initiative Chris Sutton, whose father Mike suffered from dementia, has backed the scheme Ex-players Alan Knight, Allan Cockram and Frankie Banks taking part in […]

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PFA chief executive Gordon Taylor to step down by end of the season

Gordon Taylor is to step down as PFA chief executive Under-fire Professional Footballers’ Association chief executive Gordon Taylor will step down from the role by the end of the season. The decision has been taken following the Sports Resolution review into the PFA, which followed criticism of his leadership over football’s escalating dementia crisis and […]

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Dr Grey questions why PFA is not supporting his dementia study

Prominent neuroscientist Dr Michael Grey questions why PFA is not supporting his study into dementia in football… after approaching players union and FA over a year ago Dr Michael Grey approached the FA and PFA in 2019 to gain an endorsement SCORES project at the University of East Anglia focuses on dementia in football  But […]