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FA chairman Greg Clarke before the match.(Action Images via Reuters)

FA chairman Clarke had no choice but to quit: Southgate

By Reuters | LONDON
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2020 11:53 AM IST
The 63-year-old Clarke referred to “coloured footballers” while addressing members of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee. He also said south Asian and Afro-Caribbean people had “different career interests” and referred to gay players making a “life choice”.
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Greg Clarke was appointed by the FA in 2016 since when the governing body has worked hard to improve its stuffy image and become more inclusive.(Getty Images)
Greg Clarke was appointed by the FA in 2016 since when the governing body has worked hard to improve its stuffy image and become more inclusive.(Getty Images)

FA chairman Clarke quits after ‘coloured footballers’ remark

By Reuters | London
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2020 12:59 PM IST
Clarke was widely criticised after making a series of inappropriate comments while taking questions from members of the Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) select committee.
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Premier League Trophy.(Reuters)
Premier League Trophy.(Reuters)

Coronavirus Outbreak: Premier League ‘may not finish’, says FA chief

By Agence France-Presse | London
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2020 05:50 PM IST
The Premier League suspended all fixtures at an emergency meeting on Friday. Matches in the English Football League, FA Women’s Super League and Women’s Championship are also on hold.
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