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Frank Lampard: why a middle-class hero is not something to be ...

www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2010/sep/11/frank-lampard-middle-class-barney-ronay

Sep 11, 2010 ... I recently did some research into the issue of middle-class footballers, however, and Lampard is still widely seen as the Premier League's ...

When did football get so middle-class? - Telegraph

www.telegraph.co.uk/men/thinking-man/10751693/When-did-football-get-so-middle-class.html

Apr 8, 2014 ... Football has become the ultimate middle-class career option. ... who moved to Singapore, have become a footballer in Chopper Harris' day?

We've all heard many "rags to riches" stories about many footballers ...

www.reddit.com/r/soccer/comments/2epoek/weve_all_heard_many_rags_to_riches_stories_about/

Aug 27, 2014 ... We've all heard many "rags to riches" stories about many footballers , but .... Kaka was from an upper-middle class family and went to school a ...

A question of class | The Economist

www.economist.com/node/2261573

Dec 9, 2003 ... Rugby is the game of the middle and upper classes, played above all at ... disgust with some of the wilder antics of football players and fans.

Patrick Bamford and the Rise of the Privately-educated Footballer ...

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Feb 28, 2014 ... tewart Robson was something of an under rated footballer of the 1980s. ... middle class from which many of the footballers' parents mentioned ...

The Middle Class Handbook - Blog (Home) - British football's ...

www.middleclasshandbook.co.uk/journal/2010/8/18/british-footballs-poshest-players-the-final-xi.html

Aug 18, 2010 ... To date our middle class footballers XI has taken in schooling and family history. From these an armature of covertly educated, professionally ...

Spence on Saturday: The rise of the middle class footballer - The ...

www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/opinion/jim-spence/176716/spence-saturday-rise-middle-class-footballer/

May 21, 2016 ... The rise of the middle class footballer has been creeping in the back door of the sport for a while now, and it signifies that football is changing ...

The Socio-Economic Backgrounds of Top Level Young Footballers

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Developing young football players in England is typically the responsibility of the ... A more middle class (i.e., typically more affluent with greater occupational ...

Do people agree with Alan Shearer saying that footballers are ...

www.quora.com/Do-people-agree-with-Alan-Shearer-saying-that-footballers-are-overpaid

There is no such hiding place for footballers as there are for most professionals in middle class occupations. And its a precarious life with some nasty side effects ...

BBC - Tim Vickery: Football is a class act

www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/timvickery/2012/01/football_is_a_class_act.html

Jan 9, 2012 ... Most top footballers seem to agree that they got more enjoyment from .... Middle- class Brazilians could relate to him more easily than to many of ...

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Ashling O'Connor: The middle classes don't make better footballers ...

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Apr 4, 2014 ... Ashling O'Connor: The middle classes don't make better footballers, but every player could benefit from the advantages of a good education.

The posh-ing of English football - FT.com

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May 26, 2012 ... The national team is becoming middle-class. ... England: you had to be male, you had to be a good footballer and you had to be working-class.

Rugby players are thick middle-class upstarts – at least footballers ...

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Sep 24, 2011 ... Apparently, England recently beat Georgia in something rather ambitiously called the Rugby World Cup. The word 'world' is used here in much ...