Greg Dyke praises "outstanding" Kick It Out work

Dyke praises
© Getty Images
FA chairman Greg Dyke calls on Kick It Out to continue their "outstanding" work in tackling racial discrimination in football, as they have done in their 20 years since being established.

Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has saluted the work of anti-racism group Kick It Out on the 20th anniversary of their foundation.

Dyke believes that the organisation's campaigning has resulted in great progress in battling discriminative behaviour in football, but has insisted that there is more improvements to be made to make everybody feel welcome at all levels of the game.

"Another notable anniversary this year is that it is the 20th year of the kick racism out of football campaign - congratulations to Kick It Out and to the outstanding work it has done," he told reporters at the FA's 150th anniversary gala in London.

"It has achieved real success but we all know there's more to be done and the FA must not stop here.

"Of course things will change, nothing stays the same. But where they do it must be for the better."

The Let's Kick Racism Out of Football campaign was established in 1993 by the Commission for Racial Equality and the Professional Footballers' Association.

Clarke Carlisle looks dejected after defeat during the npower League Two Play Off Final between Bradford City and Northampton Town at Wembley Stadium on May 18, 2013
Read Next:
Carlisle criticises FA commission
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City65102121916
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd65101721516
3Chelsea6411125713
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs6321105511
5Liverpool63211211111
6Watford6321910-111
7Arsenal631298110
8Huddersfield TownHuddersfield62315329
9Burnley62316519
10Newcastle UnitedNewcastle63036519
11Southampton622245-18
12West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom622246-28
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton621357-27
14Everton6213411-77
15Swansea CitySwansea612337-45
16Stoke CityStoke6123510-55
17Leicester CityLeicester6114912-34
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham6114613-74
19Bournemouth6105411-73
20Crystal Palace6006013-130
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand