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There is nothing new in the charge that English football has strayed far from its roots, but Manchester City fans must be wondering what is happening at the club that was founded by a rector’s daughter in 1880 to keep local men away from drink and ga

16th August, 2008

There is nothing new in the charge that English football has strayed far from its roots, but Manchester City fans must be wondering what is happening at the club that was founded by a rector’s daughter in 1880 to keep local men away from drink and gambling.

As the team begin their Premier League campaign today, the boardroom at the City of Manchester Stadium is occupied with a different matter - the club’s owner,...

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