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Alan Shearer’s BBC documentary puts spotlight on dementia and football

The documentary, which aired on Sunday the 12th, focused on the link between heading and dementia

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The Paradise Papers and the Premier League

What does this leak have to do with your favourite club?

Photo: The National Football Museum

The 1973 suffragettes of women’s football and the future of the sport

The National Football Museum held the ‘Suffragettes in Football’ event on the 7th of March, where female football pioneers talked about their experience with football

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Political Football

In the wake of the debate over whether international footballers should display a poppy on their kit, maybe it is time to realise that, contrary to the well-worn adage, sport and politics should, and do, mix regularly

Photo: Boro fans after the final whistle! Harry Newton

Manchester City 1-1 Middlesbrough

Manchester City struggled again in the Premier League with a 1-1 draw with newly promoted Middlesbrough

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Parliamentary inquiry investigates football corruption

After the recent corruption scandal concerning Sam Allardyce, the FA were summoned in front of a parliamentary committee

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Big Sam busted

England manager resigns following the emergence of videos showing gross misconduct

Eva Carneiro

There she goes: A blue mist surrounds the Eva Carneiro case

Will Kelly looks at what is wrong with the Eva Carneiro case