Here you will find all the formal press announcements from Supporters Direct. Please click on a heading to see more details.
“New strategy gives prominence to good governance and wider community benefits of sport” The Government today launched its new strategy for sport ‘Sporting Future: A new strategy for an active nation’.
Democratically owned sports clubs could bring a big net benefit to the local economy if they were given tax breaks, a new report from Supporters Direct argues.
Supporters Direct welcomes today’s second reading of Clive Efford MP’s Football Governance (Supporters’ Participation) Bill.
Fan-owned Stirling Albion will take on Championship winners Heart of Midlothian in the Supporters Direct Scotland Cup on Tuesday at Forthbank with this year’s game having the added twist of being played with Fair Trade balls.
This year Tonbridge Angels will be taking on Fisher FC in the SD Shield and FC United of Manchester will be playing Wrexham in the SD Cup.
Rochdale Hornets were victorious over Hemel Stags, in what was be both a league fixture and the inaugural running of the Supporters Direct Rugby League Challenge Shield