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Football Unites Racism Divides (FURD) is a youth and social inclusion project and charity (charity number 1075678) based in Sheffield, England, which works locally, nationally and internationally to combat racism and increase understanding between different communities.

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Latest News

Easter holiday activities
Easter holiday activities FURD has an action-packed programme of activities for young people during the Easter holidays. See attached flyer for details....
10 April 2014 view this news article in full
Vacancy for a full-time Talent Match Coach
FURD has a job vacancy for a full-time Talent Match Coach to support NEET young people. The post is initially funded until March 2016. The deadline is April 17th and interviews will take place on 28th April....
10 April 2014 view this news article in full
Cricket fun day on 17th April
Cricket fun day on 17th April Join us for a cricket fun day at the U-Mix Centre on Thursday 17th April, 1-4pm, with barbecue and music!...
10 April 2014 view this news article in full
Former pub landlord Arthur Wharton watches over drinkers in new pub mural!
Former pub landlord Arthur Wharton watches over drinkers in new pub mural! A mural honouring the life of Arthur Wharton, the world's first black footballer, has been unveiled on the side of a Rotherham pub....
2 April 2014 view this news article in full
Hear it. See it. Report it; FA launches new films to encourage reporting of discrimination
The FA has launched four excellent short animated films detailing exactly what to do if you come across discrimination while attending or taking part in a football match. The films, available to view on FA....
17 March 2014 view this news article in full

Kyle Walker on the left at a FURD Streetkick event (Click for full size pop-up)
England star Kyle Walker (left) at a FURD Streetkick event, Mount Pleasant Park, Sheffield.

Donate to FURD

Most of FURD's funding sources have now ended. Please make a donation via our Just Giving page if you can to help our work to continue. Thank you.

Arthur Wharton - the first black pro footballer

Black footballers

Did you know that Arthur Wharton, the world’s first black professional footballer was playing way back in 1889? Discover the contribution that Arthur and other black pioneers have made to the game.

Resource library

We have collated an incredible resource library on racism in football.  Search our library online, then arrange to borrow the item.

We also have a selection of resources available online for direct download.

Resources & information library
England fans say No to racism

Racism in football

Learn how racism has blighted the beautiful game and the measures being taken to stamp it out.  Compare the situation in continental Europe and how Football Unites, as a founding member of FARE (Football Against Racism in Europe), are tackling the problem head on.  Discuss you views with other website users in our discussion forum.

Refugees at their first Sheffield United match
Refugees at their first Sheffield United match

Our work

Football Unites uses young people’s love of the game to bring communities together and educate them about the dangers of racism.  We encourage minority groups to become actively involved in playing the game.  We work with professional clubs to ensure that the game is safe to watch by all spectators.

Our work
Football Unites advert at Bramall Lane

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