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Footballer or teacher? The stars who could do both

Maths of the day – this guy knows how to work out pitch sizes in less time than the average VAR checkFootballers – they’re good eggs, you know.Some of them have been giving up their time to help children doing school lessons from home during the coronavirus pandemic.As part of BBC Bitesize’s daily lessons, Watford…

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Kenny Sansom: Ex-Arsenal & England defender in hospital

Kenny Sansom won the League Cup with Arsenal in 1987Former England and Arsenal defender Kenny Sansom is ill in hospital.The 61-year-old does not have coronavirus, according to a tweet from his Twitter account.Sansom, who won 86 caps for England and played 394 games for Arsenal, has had well-publicised problems with alcoholism and gambling.In 2015, he…

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Premier League: The youngsters who have shone in 2019-20

The BBC Sport XI of Premier League players aged 21 or younger at the start of 2019-20The Premier League season might be on pause, but it has been a breakthrough campaign for several youngsters.Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold and Manchester United’s Aaron Wan-Bissaka are already established in the top flight, but what about those who have only…

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Premier League Hall of Fame ceremony cancelled

Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry is among the favourites for induction into the Premier League Hall of FameThe inaugural Premier League Hall of Fame ceremony has been cancelled because of the coronavirus outbreak.Two players were set to be inducted at Thursday’s event in London and a shortlist of nominees for future inclusion, voted for by…