Should footballers have to wear the poppy?

Tweet As Remembrance Day approaches, the annual debate around James McClean refusing to don the poppy resurfaces. Saturday’s game between Stoke and Middlesbrough saw fans of both teams react angrily to the Irishman’s decision. There was abusive language from a corner of the Bet365 Arena, and stewards were forced to restrain angry fans as McClean walked to the tunnel after full-time. McClean’s decision comes directly from his affiliation with Derry. He grew up on Creggan estate, where British soldiers killed six residents during a peaceful protest in the Bloody Sunday…

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Reiss Nelson – In Focus

Tweet By Jake Ross When an English prodigy and the Bundesliga are mentioned together everyone would think of Jadon Sancho, yet Reiss Nelson has been causing German defenders more nightmares. England has never seen a better production of youth players. The 2000’s ‘Golden generation’ is a thing of the past. Having won the youth World Cups and European Championships at every age group in the last two years, this crop of players are truly special. However there is one player that has snuck under the radar for some time for everyone…

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