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Football: Everton bowed by buoyant Burton

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Football: Ferguson seeks pounds 4m Ball

MANCHESTER UNITED are trying to buy Everton's teenaged left-back, Michael Ball.

Football: Weekend guide to the Premiership: West Ham v Everton

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Football: Dunne roamin' as Wise takes a walk

Everton 0 Chelsea 0 Attendance: 36,430

Football: Everton find life after Ferguson

FEW WOULD dare say so in Goodison Park's Gladwys Street stand, but the more discerning Everton fans will have greeted the transfer of Duncan Ferguson with the thought: "It's about time". Heresy, maybe, but, despite the Scot's two-goal debut for Newcastle on Saturday, probably correct. Everton's own 2-1 victory over Charlton Athletic at The Valley provided plenty of supporting evidence.

Football: Danny rides in to Valley of life

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Football: Win not enough for England

European Championship: Doubts remain over Hoddle's tactical choices but Wales manager answers his critics

School plan in doubt after Straw resigns

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The wild and weird world of Eurovision

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Football: Rennie unsettler

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A really useful half-century

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Each year at Comic-Con in San Diego, Hollywood bosses nervously present blockbusters to the hallowed crowd. It can make or break a movie
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