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Ethan Ampadu: Wales’ Gain Could Be The Republic Of Ireland’s Loss

EXETER, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 18: Ethan Ampadu of Exeter City celebrates at the final whistle during the Sky Bet League Two Play off Semi Final Second Leg match between Exeter City and Carlisle United at St James Park on May 18, 2017 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Ireland’s World Cup qualifying rivals Wales assemble for their crunch tie against Serbia in what could be a make or break game for last summer’s Euros semi-finalists. Like Ireland, Wales trimmed an extended squad with one of the men departing looking like a real prospect. Ethan Ampadu is a 16-year-old midfielder from Exeter who broke into the first XI of …

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Watch: Two 95th Minute Winners Settled Each League 2 Playoff Semi-Final

LUTON, ENGLAND - MAY 18: Stuart Moore of Luton Town sits dejected after defeat at the end of the during the Sky Bet League Two Play off Semi Final: Second Leg match between Luton Town and XBlackpool at Kenilworth Road on May 18, 2017 in Luton, England. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

The League Two playoff semi-finals brought about two equally enthralling encounters as Exeter City and Blackpool both booked their places in the final with last-minute wins. Exeter welcomed Carlisle United following an exciting 3-3 draw in the first fixture. With the game up for grabs, Ollie Watkins set the tone early on following a lovely squared pass from David Wheeler. …

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Arsenal Set To Land Teenage Sensation Ahead Of Liverpool and Manchester United

Arsenal look set to sign Wales U19 sensation Ethan Ampadu, despite the 16-year-old’s trail period with fellow Premier League rivals Liverpool. According to the Liverpool Echo, the Exeter City midfielder had a trial spell with the Merseyside club when he was just 14 and despite the Premier League side’s interest in signing the teenager, he chose instead to return to …

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Graham Cummins: Mourinho Doesn’t Know How to Handle Referees

After yet another weekend where refereeing decisions have made the headlines in the Barclays Premier League, our man Graham Cummins of Exeter City has his say.     Referees are in the spotlight after games far too much. Is it because the standard of refereeing is poor or are managers trying to deflect a negative result for their team by …

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Graham Cummins Column: The Reality Of Xmas As A Footballer

In this week’s column, Exeter City’s Graham Cummins gives us an insight into the reality of life at Christmas for a lower league player. Ninety percent of footballers would be lying if they said they would rather be playing football than having a break in the league over Christmas. Many foreign leagues take a break over Christmas, something this writer would …

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