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They went to a match and never came back (Part Seven)

Continuing the series that looks at those thankfully rare times in football history when fans went to a football match but never made it home afterwards. (For Part One click here; Part Two here; Part Three here; Part Four here; Part Five here; and Part Six here). 1982 was a bad year for Stadium disasters. Within the period of less ...

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Moses departs Chelsea

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After nine years as a Chelsea player, Victor Moses has finally left the club. The Nigerian international has signed a two-year contract with Russian side Spartak Moscow. Moses had an erratic career at Stamford Bridge, going from perennial loanee to a vital part of Antonio Conte’s squad that won the Premier League title in 2016 – 2017, exceling in a ...

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They Impressed at the Euros (Part Three)

Continuing the series looking at some of the players whose performances wearing national colours at the European Championships won them big money moves after the tournament was over. For Part One please click here, and :Part Two please click here. Luis Figo The Portuguese winger was already a star in la Liga, helping Barcelona win two league titles, the Spanish ...

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