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Community football event to fight knife crime

Cheshire Police have launched a community footballing initiative in a bid to engage young men, raise awareness and cut knife crime.

The seven-a-side football at the Halton Stadium in Widnes saw nearly 200 youngsters take part.

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Klopp says Liverpool are back at the top table of world football

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes the 3-1 victory over Bayern Munich puts the club back "where they belong" in the upper echelons of world football.

After five successive European defeats away from Anfield, Klopp's side - losing finalists last season - came good when it mattered to beat the German champions in the Allianz Arena to secure a place in the last eight of the Champions League:

VIDEO: Paul Scholes on becoming manager of the club he's followed since he was a youngster

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What a day for Oldham Athletic and for Paul Scholes!

He's followed the club since he was a youngster. Today he's the new manager at Boundary Park.

The Manchester United legend takes over at the League Two club after the Football League decided his 10 per cent ownership of non-league Salford City was not a conflict of interest.

Here's Paul Crone's report:

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