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I don't sound Welsh enough for my liking. My name might suggest a sonorous voice suited to performing at the Eisteddfod or auctioning cattle in Abergavenny, but I've got a nondescript southern accent that could come from anywhere within a 70-mile radius of London. It actually comes from within a seven-mile radius of Luton: the dialectological equivalent of magnolia paint. I suppose I could affect a Welsh accent, but that would make me look even more desperate for attention that I already do, and I'd probably sound like Nick Clegg doing a bad impression of Gandhi.

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Gower's day of destiny with Spurs arrives

Cruelly denied a first-team chance at the Lane, the Swansea man hopes at last to face his old club in the top flight, he tells James Corrigan

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Swansea striker Danny Graham insists he made the right decision to join the Swans over Queen's Park Rangers, who travel to south Wales for today's tea-time kick-off.

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It's 'now or never' as Henson takes final shot at glory

Gavin Henson has had so many last chances he could have bought himself the saloon.

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Fulham goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer faces up to six weeks on the sidelines with a spinal injury.

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Twenty cities likely to launch local TV services have been named by Jeremy Hunt, the Culture Secretary.

The Fulham goalkeeper, Mark Schwarzer, takes a tumble off the back of Swansea's Leroy Lita

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Rodgers 'not offered Northern Ireland job'

The Irish Football Association chief executive Patrick Nelson has denied that Swansea City manager Brendan Rodgers was offered the Northern Ireland job on a part-time basis.

Speed tribute put back two weeks

Newcastle have postponed a tribute to former player Gary Speed before today's game with Chelsea at the request of his wife Louise, who wants to attend but will be at Leeds as they pay respects to their former player.

Police hunt football pitch joy rider

A manic driver sped on to a football field during a match and caused chaos with a potentially lethal joy ride around the pitch.

Jamie Carragher hopes to feature against Chelsea

Carragher set to face Chelsea

Liverpool vice-captain Jamie Carragher is in line to make his comeback from injury away at Chelsea this weekend.

McCarthy draws strength from owner's support

The Wolves manager, Mick McCarthy, insists he retains the support of the club's hierarchy ahead of Sunday's bottom-four game against Wigan at Molineux.

Clash of egos is City's Achilles heel, says Barnes

It may be 14 years since he left Liverpool, but the Anfield values remain. John Barnes, winner of two League titles and two FA Cups there, says: "Football is all about togetherness, spirit and players being on the same level." That is why he believes Manchester United can still finish above Manchester City this season and that two of his former clubs, Liverpool and Newcastle, will continue to prosper.

Rodgers claims Wolves lack respect for McCarthy

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