Former Newcastle and England star Paul Gascoigne could be set for a sensational come back after reportedly signing for a Sunday league football team.
Gazza, from Dunston in Gateshead, could be turning out in Bournemouth's Sunday league.
According to Daily Echo he was persuaded to sign for Abbey FC by manager Chris Foster.
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