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Ex-West Ham man says British Asians need to realise football isn’t just “Match of the Day”

Anwar Uddin, here playing for Barnet.

By Simon Crowe AN EX-West Ham United footballer has criticised a report that suggests one of reasons behind the small number of British Asians in football is down to the lack of role models. Dr Dan Kilvington, a Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Studies at Leeds Beckett University, has set out a series of recommendations in tackling the lack […]

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20 years since his death Billy Bremner’s legacy remains as strong as ever

20 years since his death Billy Bremner’s legacy remains as strong as ever

By Ian Molyneaux                                                                                               Photo by @WacoeeOnline Today marks the 20th anniversary since the iconic […]

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PREVIEW: Bradford v Oldham

The Sunwin Stand at the Coral Windows Stadium, home of Bradford City FC

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By Simon Crowe THE SECOND round of the EFL trophy commences tonight at 7:30pm with Bradford hosting League One rivals Oldham Athletic. Stuart McCall will be looking to build on the 3-1 win last Saturday against Plymouth in the FA Cup at home where the Bantams form has dipped this season. Bradford can be reassured when looking at visitors Oldham […]

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Sheffield Wednesday looking to extend their unbeaten run against in form Bristol City.

Sheffield Wednesday looking to extend their unbeaten run against in form Bristol City.

By Tanaka Mvere Inform Adam Reach is hoping to extend his goal scoring run against unstoppable Bristol City, who seem to be scoring goals for fun. Sheffield Wednesday host Bristol City at Hillsborough on Saturday as the Sky Bet Championship returns to action, following an international break. Both teams are looking to extend their run of three games without defeat. […]

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Doncaster travel to play-off chasing Fleetwood

Doncaster travel to play-off chasing Fleetwood

By Jordan Rushworth Doncaster are having their best period of the season ahead of their trip to Fleetwood, entering the matching on a four game unbeaten run. However Rovers will be looking to respond to the disappointment of dropping two points due to a last minute equaliser in their Yorkshire derby against Rotherham last weekend. Darren Ferguson speaking to Doncaster’s […]

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Garry Monk returns to Elland Road with high flying Middlesbrough

Garry Monk returns to Elland Road with high flying Middlesbrough

By Ashley Colbourn Leeds United are looking to end a run of three straight defeats with a win against play-off placed Middlesbrough, who are managed by ex-boss Garry Monk. The Whites started the season well, remaining unbeaten in their first seven Championship matches, but have since found consistency harder to come by. Last time out they lost 3-1 to Brentford, […]

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Slutsky faces another tough test with job on the line at Hull City

Slutsky faces another tough test with job on the line at Hull City

By Dominic Medcalf Leonid Slutsky’s Hull City are in a terrible run of form at the moment, losing three consecutive matches. This has seen them slip down to 20th. Ipswich meanwhile, have been one of the surprise packages of the season, starting well under Mick Mccarthy. They are sitting eighth in the table and only two points from the play-off […]

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Norwich City look to continue their 80 year success over Barnsley FC

Norwich City look to continue their 80 year success over Barnsley FC

By Millie Horne   Norwich will be looking to retain their previous success against Barnsley Saturday. The Canaries have bested the Tykes 10 of their last 12 league clashes, making the away side eager to prove their belong on the pitch Norwich forward Nelson Oliveira will be hoping to be fit and ready to play after recovering from a calf […]

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Sammy Ameobi to continue Bolton goalscoring form at Preston?

Sammy Ameobi to continue Bolton goalscoring form at Preston?

By Jonny Whitfield Bolton Wanderers midfielder Sammy Ameobi will be looking to add to his recent goal tally when the club face local rivals Preston North End at Deepdale on Friday. Former Newcastle United man Ameobi has scored three goals in his last five games for the Trotters, while striker Gary Madine has netted twice in the same period. Madine […]

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Halifax Town and Sutton United face off in first ever meeting

Halifax Town and Sutton United face off in first ever meeting

By Jack Cousin Halifax Town take on Sutton United at the Knights Community Stadium in what will be the first ever game between the two sides. The Shaymen travel seeking their first win in eight games. United meanwhile have risen to fourth in the National League thanks to an unbeaten run stretching back eight league games. Town goalkeeper Sam Johnson […]

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