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Georginio Wijnaldum: Netherlands captain prepared to lead players in walk-off if racially abused in Euro 2020 match | Football News

Netherlands captain Georginio Wijnaldum has called on UEFA to take stronger action against racism and says players subjected to abuse should not have to make a decision on whether to walk off the field in protest. Wijnaldum said he had thought long and hard about leaving the pitch if subjected to racism when the Netherlands

Eric Cantona: Manchester United legend pledges support for ‘Sign for United’ fan campaign | Football News

Manchester United legend Eric Cantona has backed a supporters’ campaign allowing fans to register their commitment to become a shareholder in the club. ‘Sign for United’ has been launched by the Manchester United Supporters Trust (MUST) with the intention to recruit the club’s global fanbase so they can be part of a new fan share

Jordan Henderson: Liverpool captain says Jurgen Klopp’s popularity has softened England and Germany rivalry | Football News

Jordan Henderson says the popularity of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has softened the rivalry between England and Germany, ahead of Tuesday’s clash at Wembley. The Liverpool captain has developed a close relationship with the German coach since he arrived at Anfield in 2015, and says Klopp’s engaging personality has won him many admirers in England.