Gordon Taylor

Ched Evans' Victim Deserves an Apology Too, Gordon

Polly Courtney | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK
Polly Courtney

Gordon Taylor has apologised to Liverpool families who suffered a miscarriage of justice; I would like to see him apologise to the victim of a crime that he appears to have conveniently erased from his version of history: the rape of a woman by Ched Evans. She deserves an apology too.

Gordon Taylor Apologises For Comparing Ched Evans Plight To Hillsborough Suffering

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Sport

The head of the Professional Footballers' Association Gordon Taylor has apologised after he appeared to compare the Ched Evans controversy with the Hi...

Bumbling PFA Boss Compares Plight Of Convicted Rapist To Hillsborough Families

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Sport

UPDATE: Gordon Taylor Apologises For Comparing Ched Evans Plight To Hillsborough Suffering Maladroit PFA boss Gordon Taylor made the remarkable gaf...

Oldham Athletic 'Backing Out' Of Ched Evans Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Sport

Oldham Athletic has reportedly pulled out of a deal to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans after a massive backlash against the League One club. Oldha...

'Irony's Annual Night Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Sport

Reginald D Hunter has been asked to repay his fee for performing at the Professional Footballers' Association's annual awards ceremony on Sunday night...

PFA Defends Hunter's Stand-Up Act At Awards

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Sport

Gordon Taylor has defended the decision to book Reginald D Hunter to perform at the PFA Awards after the American comedian raised eyebrows with a cont...

'Embarrassing' - PFA Chief Blasts FA's £18k A Year Contract For Women Footballers

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Sport

Players' union chief Gordon Taylor has branded the Football Association's £18,000-a-year contract offer to England's top women players as "embarrassi...

'Fans Should Not Be Treated Like Animals'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has rejected calls for netting to be introduced at Premier League grounds and demanded that fans "not be treat...

Netting At Football Would Be A 'Knee-Jerk Reaction'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Sport

The Football Supporters' Federation (FSF) chairman Malcolm Clarke has said erecting netting to prevent missiles being thrown at players would be a kne...

Taylor: Barton 'His Own Worst Enemy'

PA | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Sport

Joey Barton's behaviour in the incident which led to him being banned for 12 matches cannot be excused, according to players union boss Gordon Taylor....

Paul Elliot: 'We Can't Afford Complacency On Football Racism'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Politics

Racist groups used to use football clubs as recruiting grounds, according to former Chelsea footballer Paul Elliott. Speaking to the Commons Cultu...

Sepp Blatter Faces Resignation Demands Following Racism Row

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK

Fifa president Sepp Blatter has defended himself from calls to resign after he suggested there was "no racism" in football. Asked during an intervi...

James Murdoch Delivered His Own Message From the Script of The Godfather

Damian Collins | Posted 13.01.2012 | UK Politics
Damian Collins

Spying on lawyers, paying police officers, hacking phones, buying silence; as we listened to the litany of charges against News Corporation I think James Murdoch had also come to our parliamentary select committee to deliver his own message straight from the script of The Godfather

Labour MP Refers Murdoch Testimony To Police Investigation

Huffington Post UK | Jacqueline Head | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK

A Labour MP has referred James Murdoch's testimony before parliament to the police investigating phone hacking, after two former News International ex...