Major update — this time from the English Championship. The English FA have just handed Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey a 5-match ban and £100,000 fine for racial abuse during an incident with Wolverhampton’s Romain Saiss back in September. As reported by the BBC: “Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey has been banned for five games after 

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Interested in football trials?  Fancy yourself as the next Luis Suarez, Robin Van Persie or even Mesut Ozil? Then you need to get yourself on the football trials as soon as you can.   How do they work? The first thing you need to do is to register.  This is free and once you are 

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Whether it’s derived from their antics on the pitch or the way they carry themselves off it, cool footballers gain admiration from any keen football fan and sometimes fans beyond the football world. Stars such as George Best, Socrates and Bobby Moore have all helped pave the way for aspiring cool cats in the game 

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