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# english-football - Last year 2021

New guidance introduced to limit heading across all levels of English football next season
# Brain Injury
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# Brain Injury

New guidance introduced to limit heading across all levels of English football next season

Jul 28th 2021, 6:14 PM 7,747 Views 3 Comments

The new advice is designed to reduce the risk of brain injury.

# english-football - All time

FA unlikely to take action over peaceful anti-racism protests when Premier League returns
# Black Lives Matter
From The42
# Black Lives Matter

FA unlikely to take action over peaceful anti-racism protests when Premier League returns

Jun 2nd 2020, 7:26 PM 2,101 Views 1 Comment

The FA will adopt a ‘common sense’ approach to political gestures, slogans and statements if players or staff publicly back the movement.

Premier League return set for 17 June with BBC to carry live games for the first time
# And It's Live
From The42
# And It's Live

Premier League return set for 17 June with BBC to carry live games for the first time

Updated May 28th 2020, 7:02 PM 37,992 Views 129 Comments

Man City v Arsenal and Aston Villa v Sheffield United will be the first games played since March.

Highly rated Ireland U21 defender handed West Brom debut
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Highly rated Ireland U21 defender handed West Brom debut

Aug 13th 2019, 8:14 PM 12,649 Views 5 Comments

Dara O’Shea is among a number of young Irish players in action in the EFL Cup this evening.

Southgate rules out England exit before Euro 2020
# Staying Put
From The42
# Staying Put

Southgate rules out England exit before Euro 2020

Mar 14th 2019, 2:06 PM 3,325 Views 2 Comments

After guiding the Three Lions to a World Cup semi-final, the 48-year-old says he is unfazed by links to Premier League clubs.

Brexit plan would see Premier League clubs restricted to signing less foreign players
# English Football
From The42
# English Football

Brexit plan would see Premier League clubs restricted to signing less foreign players

Nov 13th 2018, 1:35 PM 6,015 Views 13 Comments

The FA has reportedly put forward a proposal that would ensure each squad is made up of at least half ‘homegrown’ players.

West Ham head of recruitment given 12-month ban for block on African players
# English Football
From The42
# English Football

West Ham head of recruitment given 12-month ban for block on African players

Jul 5th 2018, 5:03 PM 7,028 Views 12 Comments

Tony Henry admitted to the misconduct charge and is banned from all football activity.

'The only people who bitch about it are the ones who are not part of it'
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

'The only people who bitch about it are the ones who are not part of it'

Sep 10th 2017, 10:01 AM 36,086 Views 48 Comments

Graeme Souness has defended the Premier League’s growing excess in recent years.

'There is still a deep-rooted superiority complex with English football'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'There is still a deep-rooted superiority complex with English football'

Jun 4th 2017, 7:00 AM 7,863 Views 4 Comments

Football journalist Michael Cox chats to The42 about the evolution of tactics in the Premier League era.

Watch: Daryl Horgan scores his first goal in English football
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Watch: Daryl Horgan scores his first goal in English football

Feb 12th 2017, 1:45 PM 12,906 Views 9 Comments

Aiden McGeady also impressed for Preston, scoring a brilliant brace.

All five London Premier League clubs linked to sex abuse probe
# Police
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# Police

All five London Premier League clubs linked to sex abuse probe

Jan 30th 2017, 7:43 PM 20,822 Views 0 Comments

Some of the claims go as far back as the 1960s.

83 suspects and hundreds of victims identified in football sex abuse scandal
# English Clubs
# English Clubs

83 suspects and hundreds of victims identified in football sex abuse scandal

Dec 9th 2016, 12:03 PM 7,919 Views 0 Comments

98% of the victims identified so far are male – with their ages at the time of the alleged abuse ranging from seven to 20.

Eamon Dunphy had a go at the state of English football last night
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Eamon Dunphy had a go at the state of English football last night

Mar 10th 2016, 9:05 AM 12,133 Views 14 Comments

Meanwhile, fellow panelists John Giles and Liam Brady disagreed to an extent.

Liverpool are reportedly close to signing one of English football's hottest prospects
# Promise
From The42
# Promise

Liverpool are reportedly close to signing one of English football's hottest prospects

Dec 27th 2015, 9:51 PM 21,325 Views 7 Comments

The Reds are understood to be closing in on a 22-year-old midfielder.

It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm

Apr 28th 2015, 1:02 PM 3,344 Views 1 Comment

The late Northern Irishman’s 10 goals in 41 league appearances helped inspire the club’s title triumph.

Premier League preview: How to fill out your weekend football accumulator
# Title Race
From The42
# Title Race

Premier League preview: How to fill out your weekend football accumulator

Apr 19th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,802 Views 9 Comments

Liverpool and Chelsea look to take control at the top while a host of clubs will attempt to secure safety.

Why David Moyes is the William H Macy of English football
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

Why David Moyes is the William H Macy of English football

Feb 26th 2014, 7:05 AM 7,863 Views 20 Comments

The coach oversaw another highly disappointing performance from Manchester United last night.

16-goal Mooney ready to lead Orient to league title after dream comeback
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

16-goal Mooney ready to lead Orient to league title after dream comeback

Feb 1st 2014, 7:30 AM 3,043 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin-born striker scored minutes into returning from injury in midweek and says he is desperate for promotion to the Championship.

One poor Stockport fan was sent a letter claiming he 'stinks'
# Complaint
From The42
# Complaint

One poor Stockport fan was sent a letter claiming he 'stinks'

Jan 2nd 2014, 8:11 PM 6,685 Views 3 Comments

The identity of both the writer and the recipient of the note is currently unclear.

DJ Campbell arrested as part of match-fixing investigation
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

DJ Campbell arrested as part of match-fixing investigation

Dec 9th 2013, 10:15 AM 3,430 Views 6 Comments

The Blackburn Rovers striker is one of six people taken into custody by the National Crime Agency in the UK.

'It was not a nice feeling to think my daughter saw me assaulted like that' - Kirkland recalls shock at fan attack
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'It was not a nice feeling to think my daughter saw me assaulted like that' - Kirkland recalls shock at fan attack

Oct 20th 2012, 8:20 PM 26,596 Views 65 Comments

The goalkeeper described the incident as “scary”.

'I am a man. I can only take so much. I want to leave' - Barton set for QPR exit
# Wantaway
From The42
# Wantaway

'I am a man. I can only take so much. I want to leave' - Barton set for QPR exit

Aug 26th 2012, 10:18 PM 1,677 Views 4 Comments

The QPR midfielder has criticised the manner in which his ostensibly imminent departure is being handled.

Under pressure: FA urged to act on Terry
# Continuation
From The42
# Continuation

Under pressure: FA urged to act on Terry

Jul 16th 2012, 9:20 AM 592 Views 0 Comments

There are growing calls for English football’s governing body to apply the same standards that banned Luis Suarez earlier this year.