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Jack Grealish attack: Birmingham City charged by FA with failing to control spectators

Paul Mitchell (left) ran on to the pitch and attacked Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish Birmingham City have been charged by the Football Association with failing to control their spectators after a fan attacked Jack Grealish during the Second City derby against Aston Villa. Supporter Paul Mitchell invaded the pitch in the 10th minute of Sunday’s Championship fixture and struck …

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Norwich City 3-2 Hull City: Emi Buendia inspires Canaries win

Emi Buendia also scored the only goal in Norwich’s win over Swansea on Friday Norwich made it five Championship wins in a row with victory over Hull to move back above Leeds to the top of the table. Jarrod Bowen clipped the post with a free-kick for the visitors before Norwich’s Marco Stiepermann weaved into the area and guided home …

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Manchester City launch child sexual abuse victim payment scheme

Barry Bennell was jailed for 31 years in February 2018 Manchester City are set to offer millions of pounds in compensation to victims of historical child sexual abuse. A club redress scheme will see survivors of the most serious crimes receive six-figure sums in damages. Those abused will also receive a personal apology from a senior club official. City know …

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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City are ‘teenagers’ in Champions League

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola won the Champions League twice with Barcelona BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says his side are “teenagers in the competition” as they prepare for the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie …

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Jack Grealish: Birmingham City fan admits pitch attack

A Birmingham City fan has admitted attacking Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish on the pitch during the second city derby. Paul Mitchell, from Rubery, Worcestershire, hit Grealish from behind about 10 minutes into Sunday’s game at St Andrew’s. He admitted assault and encroachment on to the pitch at Birmingham Magistrates’ Court. The 27-year-old will be sentenced later. Source link

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We are Bradford: Things the city gave the world

Image copyright Phil Champion Image caption The BBC is running a week of news stories about Bradford on TV, radio and online on national and regional outlets Bradford is a global city. Home to a wider population of more than 500,000 people and some 150 different languages, the BBC’s We Are Bradford project is telling some of its stories. Bradford …

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Liverpool 4-2 Burnley: Roberto Firmino & Sadio Mane score as Reds keep pressure on Man City

Roberto Firmino has now scored 10 or more goals in all four of his Premier League seasons with Liverpool Liverpool maintained the pressure on Premier League leaders Manchester City by coming from behind to beat Burnley in tricky conditions at Anfield. The Clarets took a shock sixth-minute lead when Ashley Westwood scored direct from a corner, although it appeared Reds’ …

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Pep Guardiola: Man City manager says it is ‘almost impossible’ for them not to drop points

Man City will drop points in title race – Pep Guardiola Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has warned that his side are unlikely to win all their remaining Premier League games following the leaders’ 3-1 victory over Watford at Etihad Stadium. Raheem Sterling’s hat-trick helped City move four points clear of Liverpool, who host Burnley on Sunday (12:00 GMT). “It …

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Man City 3-1 Watford: Sterling hat-trick lifts leaders clear of Liverpool

Raheem Sterling’s three goals against Watford came in the space of just 13 second-half minutes Raheem Sterling’s quick-fire second-half hat-trick sent Manchester City four points clear at the top of the Premier League, but there was controversy over the opener that broke down a stubborn Watford side. With the game goalless at the start of the second half, Sterling was …

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