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Leicester look to have missed their moment

Have Leicester City already bottled their chance of Champions League football? This is the question that must be floating around the King Power Stadium following a poor start to the season, by the standards of a club who have spent the overwhelming majority of the last two years in the top four. Memories of The […]

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Racism storm hangs over Rangers’ Europa League exit

CW: Racist language The past few months have seen racism rear its ugly head multiple times; throughout all footballing standards, players are forced to deal with the repugnant presence of racist abuse. Be it a seemingly constant barrage on social media, or within empty football stadiums, there is no doubt that football faces perhaps its most […]

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Governing bodies must do more to prevent offensive chanting

There are times when football fans provide some of the game’s greatest moments: the life saving treatment Fabrice Muamba received on the pitch at White Hart Lane was provided by a fan; the fans of Djurgården and AIK in Sweden spending the first 10 minutes of their derby match in total silence to protest against […]

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Scottish football at risk of losing their grip on European dreams

The seemingly cyclical nature of Scottish efforts in the Champions League and Europa League have tarnished Scottish football in recent history, and for many embody a crisis for Scottish Football. Due to UEFA’s seeding system the SPL currently only offers one team Champions League qualification and predictably Celtic have taken that spot for the last […]