Opinion: The FA Code of Conduct: Footballers Beware, Paps be Ready! – Dominic Crossley

16 10 2012

The FA proudly announced its player code of conduct last weekIt was widely welcomed by the media particularly in the wake of the John Terry disciplinary panel decision and Ashley Cole’s angry reaction on Twitter to the panel’s view of his evidence.  Footballers have been left in no doubt that they will have to answer to the FA for their misdeeds, and a good thing too, you may say.  As many a journo commented, it is a surprise that it has taken until now for a code of conduct to be introduced for footballers, given the equivalents in sports such a rugby and cricket. Read the rest of this entry »