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

Sep 10, 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 ...

www.reddit.com/r/soccer/comments/29e6cb/are_there_any_examples_from_of_top_footballers

Jun 29, 2014 ... If I'm not mistaken Kaká was actually from a lower middle class family in ...... Most footballers come from rich backgrounds, it's part of the reason ...

www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/news-and-comment/ashling-o-connor-the-middle-classes-don-t-make-better-footballers-but-every-player-could-benefit-9239953.html

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.

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?

www.newstatesman.com/lifestyle/2014/05/back-mine-why-we-still-talk-about-footballers-language-pit

May 29, 2014 ... ... today's footballers are still described using old working-class terminology. ... crowds but they are increasingly drawn from the middle classes.

www.ft.com/content/9ad81bf6-a551-11e1-9a94-00144feabdc0

May 25, 2012 ... The national team is becoming middle-class. It hasn't been so ... Lampard asked his father, an ex-footballer, about staying at school. But, he ...

www.spectator.co.uk/2012/07/the-final-victory-of-middle-class-football

Jul 21, 2012 ... John Terry — the gift that keeps on giving. It is not enough that this stoic and rat- faced footballer should have provoked the most absurd and ...

www.quora.com/Why-do-so-many-footballers-come-from-working-class-backgrounds-or-unfavoured-bad-neighbourhoods

Why do so many footballers come from working class backgrounds or ... Middle and upper class children have a ton of options around sports and normally ...

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 ...