God-given talent: Saka, Rashford and Sterling blaze a trail for black British Christians

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In the reception area of Bukayo Saka’s old school, brightly-coloured pennants representing the competing nations in Euro 2020 have not yet been taken down. And last week, the 450 pupils at Edward Betham Church of England primary had one final euro-related task to complete. “We’ve been making a card to send to Bukayo,” said school … Read more

Les Hijabeuses: the female footballers tackling France’s on-pitch hijab ban

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Founé Diawara was 15 years old when she was first told she could not wear her hijab in a football match. It was an important game. She had recently got into the team of a club in Meaux, the town north-east of Paris where she grew up, and they were playing a local rival. Diawara … Read more