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Thursday cannon fodder: Justice for the 96

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A Vigil Is Held For The 96 Victims Of Hillsborough Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Hillsborough disaster: six people, including David Duckenfield, charged | UK news | The Guardian
Officer in charge of match charged with manslaughter and ex-chief constable Sir Norman Bettison charged with misconduct. Unfortunately, Duckenfield only got 95 manslaughter charges, because the 96th victim didn’t die for four years, but this is still fantastic news for the wronged families who have fought so hard to clear the names of their loved ones.

Samples of 155 footballers – including a current Russia international –suspected of containing banned doping products
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Will Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang really choose China over the Premier League? -
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Facebook to Stream Live Champion League Soccer Deal With Fox | Digital - AdAge
I forgot about this in talking about NBC’s thing yesterday, but Facebook will be streaming more than a dozen matches from a tournament Arsenal’s not in.

NBC Sports’ new Premier League plan is terrible for everyone
Upon further review, the reviews aren’t great.