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EFL to offer clubs guidance on how to tackle poor behaviour by fans

The English Football League is providing its clubs with guidance on how to tackle poor supporter behaviour in an attempt to standardise processes across all three divisions.The ‘Supporter Sanctioning Guide’ was commissioned by the EFL and written by experts in football policing and the Football Supporters’ Association amid an increase in crowd trouble in recent seasons.The guidance, which is being sent this week, aims to move clubs away from issuing bans in every circumstance and towards a case-by-case system and more proportionate punishment, such as education programmes and restorative justice. However, bans will still be recommended to be enforced where...
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Newcastle United agree latest Saudi deal as VOV come in to strengthen esports presence

Newcastle United have signed a collaborative partnership with Saudi Arabian gaming company VOV designed to strengthen the Premier League club’s digital and esports presence. VOV is a subsidiary of the Savvy Games Group, which like Newcastle is owned by the Saudi state Public Investment Fund (PIF). The partnership will focus on establishing a global presence for Newcastle in the esports face, as well as engaging with gamers in Saudi Arabia.
Roscommon Herald

Revamped county senior football championship to include divisional teams

The Roscommon Senior Football Championship is set for a major revamp in 2023 after clubs paved the way for divisional teams to take part next season at a special meeting last night (Wednesday). Under the new proposals, next year’s Roscommon SFC will feature 16 teams — the 12 club teams...
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Douglas GAA club pushed on after breakthrough 1997 football county

THE victorious Douglas GAA footballers who captured the intermediate county title in 1997 recently gathered in their club pavilion to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their famous success. Douglas defeated Castletownbere by three points following a replay on the last Sunday in November 1997 to seal county final glory and...
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Amateur football: a fake Ile-de-France agent suspected of raping 17 minors

The 50-year-old man is accused of luring players between the ages of 14 and 18 to his home. He has already been convicted for similar acts, according to RTL. PMore than 400 young footballers contacted by the same man, who pretends to be an agent. Among them, at least 17 were victims of this predator, Abdelaziz B., according to RTL. This temporary worker in computer maintenance always follows the same modus operandi: he introduces himself as a “player agent” and offers the youngster to join him at his home in Bagneux.
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Just like from the start, the quarter-finalists contributed the most footballers

Promoted by the England national team, which includes 25 of its 26 players who have been called up from clubs in their country, The Premier League is the league with the largest number of footballers in the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Qatar. It is nothing new, as the 32 teams ranked for the top football event had at least one player with a record in that country of the United Kingdom. Although the numbers have changed, when there were only eight teams left, The direction is the sameanyway Cristiano Ronaldo He started as a forward for Manchester United and reached the quarter-finals as a free agent.
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Italy could reverse ban on gambling shirt sponsorship in football

The Italian government could be set to reverse its ban on betting sponsorships in football. The ban was implemented from 1 January 2019 when the country officially outlawed all forms of gambling advertising as set out in 2018’s ‘Decreto Dignità’ legislation. Gambling sponsorships in sport –...