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Marcus Rashford to be awarded honorary doctorate for forcing government U-turn

Marcus Rashford to be awarded honorary doctorate for forcing government U-turn

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford is to become the youngest ever recipient of an honorary doctorate from the University of Manchester, awarded in recognition of his campaign against child poverty in the UK and for his sporting exploits on the pitch. In June, Rashford successfully pressured the UK government to reverse its decision to not…MORE

Jurgen Klopp sends heartwarming message to striker after history-making promotion

Jurgen Klopp sends heartwarming message to striker after history-making promotion

After helping secure his side’s historic promotion to the second tier of English football, Adebayo Akinfenwa said he only wanted to celebrate with one person — Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp. The striker came on in the second half of Wycombe Wanderers’ 2-1 victory over Oxford United in the League One play-off final, a result which…MORE