Premier League introduces mandatory sexual consent training for all players

The Premier League has introduced mandatory sexual consent training for players and staff.   It comes after recent high-profile police action in England involving top-flight footballers.   Training sessions will address healthy, respectful relationships and include understanding harassment and consent.   “Today’s announcement is a long overdue and important first step in the right direction,” said End Violence Against Women…

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Premier League, UEFA slams European super league plans

Premier League and UEFA have released a statement condemning the formation of a so-called European super league. They have been backed up by the FA, the Premier League, the Royal Spanish Football Federation, La Liga, the Italian Football Federation and Serie A. Reports emerged on Sunday suggesting five Premier League clubs had signed up for a new competition in Europe. This would…

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