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Supporters Direct media briefing - 2/7/13

Below is the latest edition of Supporters Direct's media briefing, rounding up the latest news from the Trust movement, sports governance and finance, and beyond.
  Summing up the Supporters Summit    

On June 22nd the 2013 Supporters Summit, organised jointly by Supporters Direct and the Football Supporters' Federation, took place at St George's Park. A busy day of debate and discussion saw contributions from David Bernstein of the FA, Andy Burnham MP, Tim Connolly of the Green Bay Packers, and many many more. 

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  SD Europe launch project final report 

At this year's Summit, Supporters Direct Europe launched the final report for the 'Improving Football Governance through Supporter Involvement and Community Ownership' project; which involved nine partners from eight different countries. The Summit also saw a workshop dedicated to the project, which officially ended on June 30. 

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Sports Finance

UEFA welcomes CAS decision on Málaga

Liverpool City Council buys Everton training ground
FC Business 

News from Europe

Irish supporters launch 'Heart of the Game' handbook at Dáil Éireann 
Supporters Direct 

Fondazione Taras to manage club's youth system
Supporters Direct

Two Turkish clubs banned from UEFA competitions       

9000 attend Schälke AGM
Schälke 04

Brøndby fans: we are not on the board to sit in the passenger seat! (Article in Danish) 


Trust News

Fisher FC: time to return home
Supporters Direct

Spirit of Shankly protests: hundreds march 
Supporters Direct       

Hornets Heritage archiving begins
Rochdale Hornets 

Killie Trust statement  
Killie Trust   

Supporters Direct 

Curb Premier League power and cut ticket prices, Supporters Summit urges 
The Independent 

Board Member Development training, July 6th   
Supporters Direct 

Sports Governance

Will Coventry City FC's new owners fail the Fit and Proper Person's Test?    
Footy Law    

Putting values that matter at the centre of our national game  
Labour List    

Comments and Blogs

A Premier League ticket price revolution is underway 
ESPN FC     

A leaked document on a football scandal shows how the elites see the people 
New Statesman

Matthew Syed hits out at Roman Abramovich (video)

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