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In WSC 131 Olly Wicken’s Grandad explained why a feast of goals on Christmas Day was far from the perfect present for the match-going fans

425badge180The main task of North Korea's junior minister for re-information is to refute everything ever said by French intellectuals. One year he did a special on Jean-Paul Sartre and began with Sartre's assertion that "Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do". 

As it was a drowsy Friday afternoon, the junior minister simply made a quick call and renamed his local football team 4.25 Sports Club.

Rowett turned Blues’ fortunes around but performances this season haven’t been great, though appointing Gianfranco Zola has mystified fans

A study by the Football Observatory shows that percentage of players migrating before age of 18 has doubled with England top destination

Plenty of football-mad cities are yet to host major tournaments or finals, but FIFA and UEFA are increasingly indifferent to passionate fanbases

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It’s almost time for the annual winter break debate to begin, but it would remove the unfair, messy sport we've been thriving on for a century

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For the second year in a row Chris Hughton's side are pushing for promotion on the back of the division's best defensive record

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Before the internet, journalists relied on phones send in their copy and it was one unfortunate person’s job to organise the whole thing

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