Supporters Direct launch position paper


Supporters Direct this week have launched their first position paper in the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium.


‘The Heart of the Game: Why Supporters are Vital to Improving Football Governance’, sets out Supporters Direct's position and on how supporter involvement and ownership can help improve European football and deliver European values and EU aims. The full paper and summary are currently available in English, with French and German versions coming soon.


The event included a panel discussion hosted by Raphael Honigstein (Süddeutsche Zeitung, The Guardian), and featuring contributions from David Lampitt (Chief Executive, Supporters Direct); William Gaillard (Senior Adviser to the President, UEFA), Emanuel Medeiros (Chief Executive Officer, European Professional Football Leagues); and Christian Müller (Chief Executive Officer, SG Dynamo Dresden). CAFE's Administration and Projects Manager Mike Rice also attended the event.


For more information on Supporters Direct, the position paper and the event, please click here.