Footballers tackle unemployment

Three high profile sporting figures are supporting a unique scheme which uses football to develop working skills for the long term unemployed.

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Tackling unemployment with football

Two former professional footballers have thrown their support behind an innovative scheme to help get a job for people who've been out of work for a long time.

Olivier Bernard and Paul Bracewell believe many of the skills needed on the football pitch, like leadership and teamwork, are the same as those required in the workplace.

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