BIAS recently attended a meeting with the Football Supporters Association (FSA) where are number of issues were discussed including problems with the iFollow streaming service. A summary of this meeting can be found here Discussions identified that fans experiences of using the iFollow streaming service are varied, and the FSA are now keen to obtain… Read More Problems with iFollow – Have your Say…..
Representatives from BIAS attended the regular EFL Championship and League One fans network meeting on the 16th November, chaired by the FSA along with a number of other supporter groups. Our discussions covered the impact of the Coronavirus on Football Club finances, and how clubs are dealing with their supporters in terms of season ticket… Read More BIAS Attends meeting with the Football Supporters Association (FSA)
This weekend it was reported that clubs at the top of the Premier League had been planning, in secret, to pursue a wide-ranging restructure of the English footballing pyramid named “Project Big Picture”. Whilst we recognise that within these proposals there are individual ideas of merit, we believe that the overall package presented through the… Read More Project Big Picture – A BIAS View
The Football Supporters’ Association (FSA) is coordinating a new campaign, the ‘Sustain the Game’ initiative, to protect the “very existence” of clubs across the country. With the coronavirus pandemic threatening many clubs due to the financial ramifications of a lack of fixtures and no fans being permitted into stadia, the FSA believes pre-existing issues within… Read More FSA Launches the Sustain the Game initiative, calling for urgent action to help clubs
Representatives from BIAS attended a meeting on the 12th March, chaired by the FSA along with a number of other support groups from the Premier League and English Football League (EFL). Discussions centered on a number of key topic including: the impact of Coronavirus on remaining football fixtures the use of VAR outside the Premier… Read More BIAS Attends meeting with the Football Supporters Association (FSA)
Throughout 2019/20, the Football Supporters Association (FSA) have been running an Away Day survey to get to the heart of the most important match day issues. Streamlined from previous years, completing the survey only takes 2 minutes, and the FSA would really appreciate you taking your time to let them know your thoughts. You can… Read More Have Your Say – The Football Supporters Association Away Day Survey
We are an affiliate member of Football Supporters Association (FSA) working with other supporters groups from across the country to improve the match day experience for all football fans. Last Week, the FSA launched The Fans’ Manifesto which sets out their football/election priorities. Whilst this is not an exhaustive list of FSA campaigns, this list… Read More FSA Launch ‘The Fan’s Manifesto’
BIAS attended the above meeting alongside supporters from the Championship, Leagues 1&2. Progress on a number of initiatives were discussed – a brief update follows: • Flexible rail tickets and legislation for safe standing are progressing slowly due to the requirement for government intervention – The FSA continue to track progress. • Possibility of a… Read More Football Supporters Association (FSA) Meeting held on 19th September
Then please spare a thought for those Bury fans whose club has been taken away from them. The Football Supporters Association (FSA) are asking all football fans to show solidarity with a minutes applause on the 27th minute at grounds across the country on Saturday /Sunday. Please share and show our support at Griffin Park today. TOGETHER… Read More Going to the game v Derby County on Today?
FSA AGM: A summary of the FSA AGM which took place of Saturday 2nd July 2019.… Read More Summary of the FSA AGM