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Supporters Direct are grateful for the support of a number of high profile partners who can be found below.

SD Funding Partners

The Premier League (PL) has committed £983,000 to Supporters Direct for a three year project which started on August 1st 2016. The Fans’ Fund forms part of the Football Stadia Improvement Fund (FSIF), which is administered by the Football Foundation (FF) and funded by the PL. 

The RFL give SD a grant award each year to support the work with their member clubs and supporters.

The FA provide SD with use of a venue for our Supporters Summit (in partnership with The Football Supporters' Federation) each year.

SD Club Development (SDCD) Funding Partners

SDCD provide services to Sport England as part of their 'Building capability and capacity in the community & voluntary sector framework', which means we get to work with grassroots clubs provide business development support.  

SDCD are a provider of services to the Co-op Bank funded Hive programme which results in us being commissioned to provide support to existing or aspiring sports co-operatives. 

Other partners

Gateley PLC provide our members with a legal helpline, enabling 30 minutes of free support and discounted rates beyond that. Gateley PLC are a top 50 law firm with great experience in sport.

PA Images is the UK’s leading football image agency with over 18 million images online, supported by an unrivalled archive that dates back to the 1860s. They provide us with free images and our members with images at a discounyted rate. 

We have a partnership with When Saturday Comes giving our members discounted subscriptions to the main magazine and the new mag Kickaround.  

We run an award for 'Best club and supporters group relationship' in partnership with the Football Business Awards 

SD are proud to partner with NWFA 2018 to promote the great work that happens across football in the North West.

We are a proud member of Co-operatives UK.

We are a proud member of the Sport and Recreation Alliance.

We work closely with the FSF and our members voted to join forces to set up a new united organisation from 2019. The Football Supporters’ Federation is the national supporters’ organisation for all football fans, representing more than 200,000 individual fans and members of local supporters’ organisations from every club in the professional structure, and many from further down the pyramid.