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Are football thugs extinct?
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Are football thugs extinct?

“Serious sport,” as George Orwell states in The Sporting Spirit (1945) “…is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all the rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence.” _ Ben Stupples Though this essay of Orwell’s was first published in the denouement of the Second World War, his cynical […]