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E.S.
29-10-2015, 08:19 PM
"It is an irony of the modern game that, even as it grows ever more corporate, financially driven and detached from the communities that once nourished it, so it provides a platform for such protest. Because these protests, thanks to the game’s ever-growing reach, because of the fact that every match is covered by television, are given an exposure unattainable elsewhere.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/teams/middlesbrough/11964163/Middlesbrough-fans-solidarity-with-steelworkers-shows-how-supporters-are-left-to-be-footballs-conscience.html