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A football match between professionals, pitting black players against white players. It sounds crass, but it happened in England in 1979. What's more, as one of the black players recalls, there was no controversy. "Nobody ever rang us up and said, 'Do you realise the implication?' Nothing at all." Adrian Chiles talks to some of those who played in the match, about how they navigated the racism of that era as professional sportsmen.
The match that pitted white players against black players
This story is part of the BBC's Black and British season, which is running throughout... read more

 
20 November 2016 in Regional, Views: 54
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