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Stockholm police hail SLO project

date: February 8, 2016

CaCc7xDUMAA0pyf SD Europe had the pleasure of attending the pre-season conference of the Stockholm Alliance, an organisation consisting of the big three Stockholm clubs (AIK, Djurgårdens IF and Hammarby IF) that works to promote a positive supporter culture, on the weekend of 30/31 January. SD Europe’s SLO coordinator, Stuart Dykes, spoke to the 50 or so delegates in attendance about the SLO work in Sweden set against the European ...

KNVB set clear goals for SLO project

date: February 5, 2016

731px-Royal_Netherlands_Football_Association_Logo.svg[1] The SLO role has been a personnel requirement under the licensing regulations of the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) ever since it become mandatory under UEFA's Club Licensing and Financial Fair Play Regulations at the start of the 2012/13 season. From this time the KNVB has intensified its efforts to help clubs and supporters to understand and embrace the value of the project. More than ten SLO meetings have been...

SD Europe obtain observer status on the Standing Committee of the European Convention on Spectator Violence (TR-V)

date: February 4, 2016

COE-Logo-Quadri SD Europe has been granted the observer status on the Standing Committee of the European Convention on Spectator Violence (TR-V) with effect from 16 January 2016 and for a renewable period of three years in accordance with the Standing Committee Rules of Procedure. The Standing Committee is the body in charge of monitoring the application of the European Convention on Spectator Violence and Misbehaviour at Sports Event...

#IlCalcioèdeiTifosi – Ancona unites to celebrate landmark moment

date: February 2, 2016

IMG_0535 ‘110 years of history and passion’. If one image could sum up the weekend’s events in Ancona, a banner displayed by supporters during the short film that opened Sunday’s conference might well be it. There were many organisations and institutions represented at the Stadio del Conero, but all were clear on one point: something is changing in Italian football, and the Marche club is at its heart. Perhaps the overr...

Supporters Direct Weekly Podcast

date: February 1, 2016

SD_logo_red032M_CMYK On this week's show, Ben speaks with Supporters Direct Europe Development Manager Ben Shave, to hear about the 'Clubs and Supporters for better Governance in Football’ project.

Interview: Sosteniamolancona

date: January 29, 2016

Ancona Crowd Ahead of this weekend, where Ancona will celebrate its football club becoming the first professional Italian side to be owned and managed by supporters, we caught up with the organisers of the event to discuss their remarkable story. If you've not done so already, don't forget to read The Ancona Story: Passion that can't be Relegated. On Sunday 31 January Ancona unites to celebrate supporters’ involvement and you...


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