John Fashanu

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British television presenter Caroline Flack at the BRIT Awards 2018 in London. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/ AFP/Getty

The reality TV presenter Caroline Flack, who has taken her own life aged 40, helped the ITV2 dating programme Love Island become a top-rating show tha(...)

 Bruce Grobbelaar was cleared of match-fixing while at Southampton but a libel trial left him peniless. Photograph: Phil Cole/Allsport

Before we reach the match-fixing trials which ruined his reputation, or remember the 13 major trophies he won as Liverpool’s goalkeeper in 14 staggeri(...)

Gone to Pot stars  John Fashanu, Pam St Clements, Christopher Biggins, Bobby George and Linda Robson. Photograph:  ITV

It’s been quite the year. As each new day vomits up more fresh horror, we should be thankful, if not too surprised, that November has spawned the surr(...)

‘Forbidden Games’ tells the story of Justin Fashanu, Britain’s first openly gay footballer. Photograph: Bob Thomas/Getty

The story of Justin Fashanu – the world’s first £1m black footballer and Britain’s first openly gay footballer, who killed himself aged 37 in 1998 – m(...)