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Sheffield United's Billy Sharp celebrates scoring his sides second goal during the League One match at the Priestfield Stadium, Gillingham. Picture date: September 4th, 2016. Pic David Klein/Sportimage 
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Chris Wilder: ‘Corruption in football not a major issue in lower leagues’

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder believes the latest allegations of corruption in football are not a major issue in the lower leagues.

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Widespread deflation and dismay over our ‘grubby’ beautiful game

‘DON’T GO to bed just yet….’ was how Leeds United’s official Twitter account infamously grabbed the attention of supporters with 10 or so minutes remaining of the summer transfer window in 2014.

Adam Hassall (in stripes) gets involved during the game with Heanor on Saturday. Photo by Rachel Atkins.

Lench praises Kimberley squad after FA Vase efforts

Kimberley Miners Welfare joint boss Martin Lench says he couldn’t fault his players’ efforts after they took Midland League side Heanor Town to a replay in the FA Vase before finally being knocked out on Wednesday night.

Kimberley celebrate one of their goals at Heanor. Photo by Rachel Atkins.

Lions need two bites to beat KMW

Heanor Town needed a replay to dispose of Kimberley Miners Welfare in the FA Vase on Wednesday night.

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Danny Wilson: “If anyone had offered me a bung I’d have punched them in the face.”

Danny Wilson feels so strongly about transfer ‘bungs’ in football that if anyone had offered him one he’d have punched them in the face.

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