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Park Caledonia deal to advise Scottish players

The Scottish Professional Footballers Association has picked IFA Park Caledonia as its recommended provider of financial advice to past and present members.

The move will provide Caledonia, which sponsors the Scottish Youth Football Association and the youth international teams, with access to all former and existing professional players in Scotland.

SPFA members will also be able to get exclusive deals and financial information through www.spfa.org.uk, launched to support the initiative.

Caledonia, which specialises in high-net-worth clients, says it is the right firm for the deal as it has a number of professional footballers on its books.

As part of the move it will co-sponsor a range of educational and community projects.

SPFA director Patrick Rolink says: “There is a very real need for professionals, playing or retired, to receive good financial advice.”

Caledonia director William Stevenson says: “This deal will help support Scottish football from the grassroots up.”

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