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"The narrative that English fans were primarily responsible for starting the trouble quickly set in"

The media are too quick to blame England fans for Euro 2016 violence

Blaming England fans is easy and obvious, but it's a false narrative

Opinion Former Articles

  • Brighton & Hove players celebrate while playing Sunderland in the Carling Cup

    Football fans lash out at homophobic abuse

    A report detailing the level of homophobic abuse directed at Brighton and Hove football fans has been handed to the FA, in a bid to tackle often-neglected concerns around anti-gay behaviour in the stands.

  • The Di Canio appointment caused a major political storm

    Paulo Di Canio: I am not a fascist

    The new manager of Sunderland has finally denied being a fascist, as the club tries to limit the political damage from his appointment.

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