Blunkett on the ball

May 25, 2001

Not content with fighting an election and plotting a new career at the Home Office, David Blunkett appears on the front page of Supporters Direct , a government-backed newsletter for people setting up trusts to take over troubled football clubs or give fans a bigger say in their running. His favoured Sheffield Wednesday is one of the clubs involved. How many cups will the Owls win once the likes of Mr Blunkett and Roy Hattersley are in the directors' box?

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