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FIFPro is the worldwide representative organization for all professional players; more than 65,000 footballers in total. FIFPro exists since 1965 and currently has 55 members, 3 candidate members and 7 observers.
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Piat: Football's changing for the better

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 13:51

FIFPro President Philippe Piat says the six-year cooperation agreement with FIFA is designed to help improve conditions for tens of thousands of professional footballers.

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Turkish football tribunal questioned

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 11:38

Turkish club Trabzonspor handed out 200,000 euros of fines to a player -- after he sought a similar amount of unpaid salary.

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FIFA and FIFPro sign landmark agreement

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 11:41

FIFA and FIFPro sign landmark agreement and announce measures to enhance professional football.

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Player unions create sexual abuse protocols

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 14:29

Player unions in England and the Netherlands have created protocols on how to support players reporting sexual abuse.

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Player with cancer in mental health campaign

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 15:07

Bernardo Tengarrinha, who is undergoing chemotherapy, is channelling his positive attitude to help fellow players in Portugal.

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"Start thinking about players' mental health"

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 14:58

In Croatia, player union leader Dario Simic helped organize a conference to raise awareness about mental health in football.

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FIFPro mediator for Danish women's team talks

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 12:24

Denmark’s women’s national team players have agreed to a provisional deal with their country’s football association.

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Buffon, Bonucci and Neymar in World 11

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:03

Gianluigi Buffon, Leonardo Bonucci and Neymar JR join Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo among others in the 2016-2017 FIFA FIFPro World 11.

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Player rankings: how they finished

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:01

Manuel Neuer, Gerard Piqué, N’Golo Kanté and Luis Suárez are the best of the rest.

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2016-2017 World 11: the Reserve Teams

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:59

Eight former World 11 members are included in the four reserve teams.

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The World 11’s from all 71 countries

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:55

In seven of the 71 participating countries professional footballers selected the same eleven players as those who were chosen in the ‘real’ World 11.

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Mexican player association launched

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 11:03

Javier Hernandez, Andres Guardado and Hector Moreno are among national team players to back a new footballer association in Mexico.

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Dutch captains show their rainbow colours

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 08:01

The captains of teams in the Dutch top two men’s divisions and women’s premier league will wear rainbow-coloured armbands.

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Norway's equal pay deal explained

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:03

FIFPro explains the equal pay deal for the men and women national teams in Norway.

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Concussion link to mental health in ex-players

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 09:13

Professional footballers who suffer concussion are more likely to report anxiety, depression and sleep disturbance after their career, new research shows. 

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Scoring goals on antidepressants

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 09:40

One of the most prominent players in the Indonesian top league is taking antidepressants each day.

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Female players help resurrect Chilean football

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 08:44

One player has rallied women footballers in Chile after federation officials deserted the national team.

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Milestone for South Korean footballers

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 09:50

In an important milestone, the first South Korean football players association has been registered as a legal entity.

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List of 55 most voted players for World 11

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 08:21

A record number of 13 Real Madrid players are among the top 55 footballers according to a poll to select the FIFA FIFPro World 11.

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Danish women's World Cup conflict explained

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:39

The Danish women’s national team plays Hungary in a World Cup qualifier today. The match was in doubt until yesterday because of a pay dispute.

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