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# Rooney Rule

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English Football League adopts 'Rooney Rule' to address lack of ethnic minority managers
The measure has been taken in the hope of giving BAME coaches more opportunities.
Rooney 'hasn't asked to leave' Everton, insists Allardyce
The striker has been heavily linked with a move to America.
FA will interview at least one black or ethnic minority candidate before appointing England managers
The association has agreed to introduce new rules in the hope of tackling inclusion in the game.
There's no racism in football, says Mourinho
Gordon Taylor has called for the introduction of something akin to the ‘Rooney Rule’.
The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting
Put your feet up, the phone off and the kettle on. Here’s some of our favourite pieces from the past few days.