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Gareth Southgate’s Handling Of Raheem Sterling Made Him Stand Out As A Unique England Manager

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Raheem Sterling speaks with England Manager Gareth Southgate during a England training session ahead of their World Cup Qualifiers against Malta and Slovakia at St Georges Park on August 29, 2017 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Had Gareth Southgate dropped Raheem Sterling for England’s penultimate friendly game against Nigeria last weekend, following the Manchester City forward’s punctuality misdemeanour, there isn’t any doubt it would have attracted more negative attention upon the England camp than would have been necessary. As it happened, Southgate, just days away from overseeing England’s first fixture in the 2018 World Cup, played …

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Yaya Toure Hits Out At Pep Guardiola For ‘Having Problems With African Players’

Yaya Toure has taken a rather bizarre shot at manager Pep Guardiola – accusing him of having problems with black players. Former Barcelona and Manchester City star Yaya Toure has hit out at his former-coach Pep Guardiola in a recent interview with France Football magazine – making claims that the legendary manager has a problem with footballers of African descent. …

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The Shameful Treatment Of Raheem Sterling Is Nothing Short Of Bullying

during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Brighton and Hove Albion at Etihad Stadium on May 9, 2018 in Manchester, England.

Sections of the English media attacking the nation’s footballers is nothing new, but the vicious treatment of Raheem Sterling goes beyond even that. Whether it is doctoring the face of Graham Taylor onto a turnip or detailing the love life of Sven-Goran Eriksson like a particularly graphic Sex and the City episode, the vilification of footballers from a sneering section …

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