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Call for Football Clubs to tackle Racism #footballpeople #fare

The letter below is being sent to clubs around the country.  Help us spread the word.  We have great resources available for clubs who want to tackle racism.  For more information go to www.theredcard.ie/fare RE: Call for participation in Football … Continue reading

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Baldoyle United Club Welcomes Refugees

Throughout June, July and August, Dublin football club Baldoyle United has hosted weekly training sessions for refugee and asylum seekers living in Hatch Hall, Hatch St accommodation centre. The initiative is supported by Show Racism the Red Card and manager … Continue reading

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Ballaghaderreen FC Welcomes Refugees

Ballaghaderreen FC are currently running opening training evenings for Under 14 &16  boys once a week. This is in it’s 9th week and hopefully will continue depending on funding which covers the running cost of the club. Currently all our … Continue reading

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FARE fortnight report 2017

5th – 19th October 2017 was FARE fortnight.  FARE (Football Against Racism in Europe) is a UEFA supported initiative in which actions take place inviting participation in all affiliates to take action and support the anti-racism message and to spread … Continue reading

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FARE fortnight of action 2017 #footballpeople #tackleracism

FARE fortnight of action kicks off The Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE) fortnight of action begins on the 5th and runs through to the 19th October.  It is part of a UEFA supported initiative which will see actions take … Continue reading

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Shock as underage game abandoned amid allegations of racism

News that an under 12s game was abandoned after adult ‘supporters’ allegedly hurled racist abuse at players who happened to be from traveller backgrounds, is shocking.  

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Clubs take action against racism for FARE fortnight

The number of grassroots clubs involved in taking action during the Football Against Racism in Europe fortnight (FARE) has more than doubled this year.  44 grassroots sent back expressions of interest forms to Show Racism the Red Card.  In addition, … Continue reading

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Get your club involved – Football Against Racism in Europe

It is FARE fortnight from 6th – 20th October.  FARE is Football Against Racism in Europe. From the grassroots and schools levels to national league, international and Champions League, across UEFA affiliates, action will be taken against racism.

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Show Racism the Red Card Ambassador visits

We had a  great day today with Show Racism the Red Card ambassador Conan Byrne of St Patrick’s Athletic and our education worker Sara Hakim at Griffith Barracks Educate Together. It follows a few weeks of workshops in schools, prison … Continue reading

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Online Training Course evaluation

In October 2013, Show Racism the Red Card launched its Online Training Course.  This unique and innovative learning programme has had 135 volunteers, coaches, administrators, referees complete an online course aimed at raising anti racism awareness in football.  78 participants … Continue reading

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