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“Despite working some fantastic areas, we let them off the hook too many times with our poor quality crossing.”

Lee Johnson spoke as philosophically as usual after Sunderland’s 2–1 defeat at the hands of Charlton Atheltic at the Stadium of Light. His side wasted several opportunities early in the game which later proved crucial.

The defeat leaves Sunderland five points behind second-placed Peterborough, denting a massive blow to their automatic promotion hopes. Yet, for Johnson and his side, it was just one bump in a long journey to come.

Two key areas of Sunderland’s game under Johnson are A: the…

Bury Fans Begin New Phoenix Club

Since the demise of Bury FC, culminating in the club being expelled from the EFL, a group of devoted fans are working hard to ensure the town of Bury has a football club. This month it was confirmed that Bury AFC will begin competing in the North West Counties Football League in the 2020/21 season.

Bury AFC becomes the next in a long list of British clubs that have been under fan ownership. Swansea City, Portsmouth, FC United and infamously, AFC Wimbledon are just some of the many clubs which have recently or are currently under fan ownership. Success amongst…

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Liverpool host Everton in this afternoon’s FA Cup Third-Round tie.

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After the Conservatives won the 2019 General Election with their biggest majority since the Thatcher years in 1987, Jeremy Corbyn has announced he will resign as the Labour Party Leader, after two failed attempts to get into number 10. Vast waves of seats usually secured in the bed of the Labour heartlands were shattered yesterday as the Tories hunted down voters in the north and midlands, using the desire to ‘Get Brexit Done’ as a major factor. …

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