Submitted by Paul Dale Smith on Thu, 01/11/2012 - 13:56
On the day that FC United won a Co-operative Award for their innovative use of social media, their General Manager Andy Walsh was taking the opportunity of a captive audience to talk about his club. He was speaking at an event organised by Supporters Direct and the Co-operative Group to celebrate the role of co-operation in football, talking with passion and pride about the way that fans are doing something about the things they see wrong with the beautiful game.
Submitted by petramorris on Tue, 20/03/2012 - 12:26
Good things come to those who wait and for the 1,400 fans and supporters of FC United of Manchester this could not be more true. After three years of planning, they are finally celebrating after raising the fantastic sum of £1.6m to help finance a new football ground and community facility in Moston.
Submitted by Gerard on Wed, 09/11/2011 - 09:32
Premier League's model of ownership criticised by [co-operatively owned] European Champions
I’m always a big fan of the articles by David Conn, journalist for the Guardian and regul
Submitted by Sundeep Grewal on Tue, 26/10/2010 - 15:01
Dave Boyle from Supporters Direct has sent through news of another potential co-operatively-owned football club. Furthermore, responding to a question posed by the local MP during Prime Minister's Questions, David Cameron backed the fans of Ilkeston Town who plan to relaunch the club after it was wound up.