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AVB & The Hysteria Of The Tabloid Press
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Amongst the many private codes that the weird parallel universe of football operates, perhaps the most curious of the lot is the bond between the tabloid press and the professional game. Players, officials, managers and scouts all have axes to grind to some extent or other and the red tops provide a free and confidential service to those who want their grievances aired in public without the discomfort of actually having their names attached to the stories.