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43dAssociated Press

Port Vale star Pope investigated for WWIII tweet

The English Football Association asked a professional footballer Monday to explain why he tweeted comments that could be construed as anti-Semitic.

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132dMoises Llorens and Sam Marsden

Sources: Pique almost bought Notts County

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique was "close" to putting together a deal to buy English club Notts County this summer, sources have told ESPN FC.

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219dMelissa Reddy

Brewster shines for Liverpool in Bradford win

Rhian Brewster proved he can thrive in attack under Jurgen Klopp as Liverpool beat Bradford City 3-1 in a preseason friendly.

Tranmere secure League One promotion (2:29)
Advantage Tranmere in League Two playoff (0:45)
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Scholes quits Oldham after 31 days in charge

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes was hired for the first managerial role of his career with his hometown club on Feb. 11.

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Scholes appointed manager of Oldham

Paul Scholes is the fourth member of Manchester United's Class of 92 to try his hand at full time management.

1yMark Ogden

Sources: Oldham want Scholes by weekend

Oldham Athletic are attempting to appoint former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes as manager before the weekend, sources have told ESPN FC.

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Nolan sacked as Notts County manager

Nolan initially joined as player-manager in January 2017, but a 3-1 loss to Lincoln on Saturday signals the end of his career at the Magpies.

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2yAssociated Press

League Two club world's first carbon neutral

League Two's Forest Green Rovers were already a pioneering eco-friendly football club, now they are the first carbon-neutral team in the world.

L2 Standings

Swindon Town331968+2163
Exeter City331896+1463
Crewe Alexandra331878+2061
Plymouth Argyle331878+1761
Cheltenham Town3214126+2154
Port Vale3414128+654
Colchester United3413138+1352
Northampton Town3315711+1152
Bradford City3413129+651
Forest Green Rovers34121012+246
Salford City34111112044
Cambridge United3412814-644
Crawley Town3491411-141
Grimsby Town32101111-241
Newport County31101011040
Leyton Orient3491114-938
Oldham Athletic3481313-1537
Scunthorpe United339915-936
Mansfield Town3481115-735
Carlisle United3381114-1735
Macclesfield Town3471512-830