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Editorial The FA’s deal with Qatar has little to do with improving England’s standard of football and everything to do with the 2030 World Cup
Sidelines Ham-fisted protests at the London Stadium; Ossett management; broadcasting’s new deal; Paul Stewart tells of his abuse; Aberdeen’s stadium plans lack ambition
Shot! Rushall Olympic host Workington in a Northern Premier League Premier Division match at Dales Lane
Harry Pearson column Football is all about winning, but winning is not all about scoring goals, as many defensively minded managers have proved
Focus on Uwe Seeler, the ruthlessly prolific German striker with terrible World Cup timing
World view Atlético Torque, the Uruguayan club now part of Manchester City’s empire; the plan to revive North America’s dormant national teams 
Books Hand over heart; Lough justice; having a Ball; Rayo Vallecano revealed 
Letters It’s time football cracked down on timewasting, so my suggestion is to…
Season in brief Hibernian win a wide-open Scottish top flight 

Moving daze Sell-on clauses give lower-league fans a new sport – transfer watching; Jack Rodwell proves player power has gone too far 
Trade disagreement Young players from Africa are increasingly being exploited by traffickers who promise them a rich life in European football 
Neville say never Neville Southall has become a banner around which left-leaning supporters can rally
Greek myths Panionios remain proud of their refugee roots; Ethnikos Piraeus – so near yet so far 
Augmented reality Internet forums remain an important place for fans to share thoughts beyond the match; lack of time and click-based advertising has hurt independent online football writing
Team spirit: Oxford United Rumours used to be much more personal; dropping into non-League isn’t fun for long
Match of the month Two of the Championship’s form teams meet at the characterful Craven Cottage for a distinct clash of styles
Still with us Stockport’s incredible rise was followed by a rapid fall but they are finally stabilising 

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