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Man City boss Guardiola calls for scrap of FA Cup replays

1 day ago   |   Team Talk

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola insists he enjoys the FA Cup and its traditions - but would like to see replays scrapped. The Spaniard said earlier this week that ditching...
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‘The reality is I am an addict' - Hamilton Academical manager opens up on gambling problem

5 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

• Brian Rice reports himself to Scottish FA for breach over betting • SFA to consider sanctions on 30 January The head coach of Hamilton Academical, Brian Rice, has reported...
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Manchester's much-derided Piccadilly Gardens to be revamped

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

Council promises to turn magnet for anti-social behaviour into ‘family-friendly' civic space At 5.30pm in Manchester's Piccadilly Gardens, three police officers are gathered...
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Mixed reception for proposal to ban children heading footballs

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

Campaigners welcome ‘positive step', but some working in children's football question how enforceable it would be Peter Monk gave a wry response when asked if he thought...
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Can heading a football lead to dementia? The evidence is growing

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

Concussion can have lifelong consequences and children are particularly at risk The death in 2002 of the former England and West Bromwich Albion striker Jeff Astle from...
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Amsterdam's Green mayor looks to reform red-light district

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

As an MP, Femke Halsema helped make prostitution legal in the Netherlands. So why does she now want to overhaul an area where sex workers famously ply their trade? The local...
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Clint Dyer on Death of England: 'It's radical for black people to write about white people'

10 days ago   |   The Guardian

He gave up football after being racially abused on the terraces. Now the barrier-breaking writer, actor and director has turned his scars into a play about a bigoted white...
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How the betting industry has become inextricably linked to football | Rob Davies

16 days ago   |   The Guardian

Through sponsorship and advertising,the gambling industry has successfully and deeply hitched itself to the world's most popular game It should come as no surprise that the...
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UEA begins study with former players into link between football and dementia

18 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

• £1m Scores project to screen ex-footballers' brain health • Retired footballers aged over 50 being sought to take part Research into the link between football and dementia is...
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Muay thai didn't heal me - but it brought everything into focus

19 days ago   |   The Guardian

Fighting helped me escape what I found most difficult. If I could bottle up the feeling I get when I step in the ring, I would When people find out that I am an amateur muay...
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Hull vs Chelsea - Team News

Hull vs Chelsea - Team News

Chelsea face Hull at the K-Com Stadium in just under an hour, and the teams are in! It's an FA Cup game so widespread changes were expected, and Frank Lampard has obliged with... Read more ...

Brentford v Leicester, LIVE - Latest scores and updates from FA Cup fourth-round

Brentford v Leicester, LIVE - Latest scores and updates from FA Cup fourth-round

Brentford host Leicester in Saturday's early match in the fourth-round of the FA Cup. Join Sportsmail's OLLIE LEWIS for all the LIVE action, with kick-off at 12.45pm... Read more ...

Who is Pablo Mari as Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta closes in on first January...

Who is Pablo Mari as Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta closes in on first January transfer?

Arsenal look set to complete a move for Flamengo's Pablo Mari ahead of the January transfer deadline. Read more ...

West Ham 0-1 West Brom: Conor Townsend strikes as ten-man Baggies knock West...

West Ham 0-1 West Brom: Conor Townsend strikes as ten-man Baggies knock West Ham out of FA Cup

ADRIAN KAJUMBA AT LONDON STADIUM: Conor Townsend scored as West Brom beat West Ham 1-0 to progress to the fifth round of the FA Cup. Read more ...

Australian Open plea made for Nick Kyrgios fourth round clash against Rafael...

Australian Open plea made for Nick Kyrgios fourth round clash against Rafael Nadal

Nick Kyrgios came out on top in a five-set thriller against Karen Khachanov to set up a mouthwatering Australian Open fourth round tie against Rafael Nadal. Read more ...

Transfer News: Real Madrid 'offered Gareth Bale to Man United, Tottenham...

Transfer News: Real Madrid 'offered Gareth Bale to Man United, Tottenham, Inter and Bayern Munich'

The Welsh winger isn't part of Zinedine Zidane's plans at Real Madrid and has also been offered to Inter Milan, Bayern Munich and his former club Tottenham, according to AS. Read more ...

Jordi Alba own goal and Maxi Gomez strike dents Barcelona's title hopes as...

Jordi Alba own goal and Maxi Gomez strike dents Barcelona's title hopes as Setien suffers first loss

PETE JENSON IN SPAIN: Valencia dented Barcelona's hopes of defending their La Liga title after Jordi Alba's own goal and Maxi Gomez's strike handed the hosts a 2-0 victory at... Read more ...

Paulo Dybala explains how close he was to completing Man Utd or Tottenham...

Paulo Dybala explains how close he was to completing Man Utd or Tottenham transfer

Paulo Dybala attracted interest from Manchester United and Tottenham in the summer. Read more ...

England suffer injury setback ahead of France clash

England suffer injury setback ahead of France clash

England will be without experienced second-row Joe Launchbury for their Six Nations opener against France next Sunday due to a knee injury. Launchbury sustained the injury in... Read more ...

Newcastle owner Mike Ashley in talks with two potential buyers ahead of a...

Newcastle owner Mike Ashley in talks with two potential buyers ahead of a possible £340m takeover

Talk between Mike Ashley and a consortium assembled by Amanda Staveley have been ongoing for months. A second unnamed group is also in discussions with the takeover of Newcastle. Read more ...