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Man quizzed over keeper assault

A 21-year-old man is being questioned by police on suspicion of assault after Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Chris Kirkland was hit by a fan during a Championship game.

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Sheffield Wednesday boss describes Leeds fans as "vile animals"

Sheffield Wednesday manager Dave Jones said Leeds fans were "vile animals" after one of the club's supporters assaulted Wednesday goalkeeper Chris Kirkland during their derby match on Friday.

"You talk about racism in the game, what about the chanting (by Leeds fans)? It's a form of racism in itself," said Jones after the match at Hillsborough.

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