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World of Sport: September 2012

John Terry was given a ban for four games by the FA following his altercation with Anton Ferdinand. Photo: Julian Mason

September saw some highs and lows in the world of sport. John Fernandez reflects on the month.

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Don’t blame the foreigners

Young British players, like Arsenal's Jack Wilshere, benefit from playing with renowned foreign stars like Andrei Arshavin. Photo: Jonathan Ross

The influx of foreign players is often blamed for England’s poor national team performances. Tim Long makes the case for the defence.

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Merson: “If Batty was as scatty we’d have won World Cup”

Merson (right) spoke openly about his addiction to alcohol and drugs. Photo: Mikey Mumford

Ex-Arsenal star Paul Merson entertained guests at Lincoln City’s sportsman’s dinner on Wednesday night.

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Who is to blame for England’s exit?

England's failure to progress in South Africa has left fans feeling dejected, but what does the future hold? Photo: Mark Bridge

England’s embarassing defeat to Germany in the World Cup left fans wanting someone to blame. We look at what can be improved upon in the future.

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