Monthly Archives: June 2021

Dublin High Court approves new English Football Association measures to block pirates who illegally broadcast Premier League games in Ireland

The High Court has approved new measures by the England Football Association to step up efforts to block pirates who illegally broadcast Premier League games in Ireland. The FA Premier League (FAPL) company obtained its first blocking order here in July 2019 in an effort to tackle illegal streaming which …

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Debbie Hewitt will be the first female president of the English Football Association

In 157 years of existence, Debbie Hewitt will be crowned the first female president of the English Football Association. According to CNN, Hewitt was unanimously nominated for the role and will start in January 2022 once approved by the Football Association Council. Hewitt will replace Greg Clarke, who resigned following …

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“We want to welcome everyone”

The Finnish Football Association has started offering a free sports hijab to any player who wants it, with the aim of attracting a greater diversity of players to the sport. So far, the FA has distributed “dozens” of scarves, which are made from a technical, stretchy fabric, said Heidi Pihlaja, …

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Japan Football Association cancels game against Jamaica after players fail to board plane due to COVID

Japan Football Association cancels game against Jamaica after players fail to board plane due to COVID The Japan Football Association is canceling the game against Jamaica after players were unable to board the plane due to COVID-19 test requests. The Japan Football Association (JFA) said on Tuesday it had canceled …

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