Fans For Diversity

On Saturday April 16th 2016,  Bradford Park Avenue playing in National league North in partnership with Kick It Out, The Football Supporters Federation and SCAR are hosting a fun day for children and young people from a diverse background. There will be a stadium tour and a chance to take part in a penalty shoot out competition. Food will also be provided on the day. The event is in aid of community cohesion for many of the kids and young people many of whom don’t get the opportunity to mix with others from differing backgrounds. This pre-match fun will start at 1pm. All are welcome to come along at this match against Worcester City 3pm kick...

SCAR on Facebook

SCAR have now got a Facebook page, anyone wanting to contact us can get us on our Facebook page. we look forward to hearing from interested people or groups.

Bradford Summer Cup

SCAR are sponsoring the Bradford summer cup held between July and August. This is in partnership with Thornton United who have organised the tournament over past years.

New Partnership with Sharpla Fc

A new club and training center for young people as been going for about 2 years. The club provides coaching sessions by FA qualified coaches on a Saturday morning for juniors at the Beap center of Midland road Bradford next door to Bradford City football ground. SCAR provided some T shirts  for many of the young kids to wear at future matches to highlight that discrimination of any form will not be tolerated. SCAR have sponsored Sharpla under 17s tracksuit tops in a tournament in London. A football tournament will be happening in the near future for many of the young kids at Sharpla and other newly formed clubs to participate in to get the kids ready for organised football in the...

New Racist incidents in Leeds

Hi All, It was recently on TV and many social media networks about incidents that happened at a junior football match in Leeds. The incident from the outside seemed to upset many of the youth partaking in this football match. Leaving the club to use the media to highlight the views of the juniors and parents/guardian of the incidents they saw occur. The matter has been taken up by the County FA disciplinary panel were an outcome of the incident will be adjudicated upon. Many people are waiting for the result of the...

Referees course

SCAR in partnership with Sporting Equals and the County FA ran a referee’s course for  the BME community in the district. It was aimed at getting more individuals from an ethnic minority background into refereeing matches at grassroots level. However, some could progress to the premier league and eventually represent our country. We had over subscribed for the course and eventually had over 20 take the course. We are happy to say all passed and many are now officiating games on a weekend. (Pictures in gallery) SCAR hope to be running another course for referee’s in the future. If you are interested just give us a call. Funded in part by The Premier league, PFA and...