professional football


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Related to professional football: American Professional Football Association
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.professional football - football played for pay
sport - the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
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Scottish Professional Football League chief executive Neil Doncaster
FOR those advancing the case for Ched Evans to be able to resume his professional football career, here's a spot of news.
CONVICTED rapist Ched Evans should never be allowed to play professional football again, according to a Birmingham MP.
adults (55%, up slightly from 54% last year) continue to say that they follow professional football.
A PROFESSIONAL football club in Europe is being run by criminals, the former chief executive of the European Professional Football Leagues has alleged.
With these updates, the recently renamed NRG Stadium will become the first professional football stadium in the country to have energy-efficient LED lighting on the field and the maiden professional football stadium in Texas with a solar installation.
Successful players will be given a two-year scholarship with the Shaymen and will combine a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport with full time professional football training.
FORMER Liverpool and Leeds winger Harry Kewell has announced he is to retire from professional football.
Robert Stewart said: "I played professional football and spent four seasons in the top flight.
Summary: I warmly congratulate Oman on the launch of the new Omantel Professional Football League and .
BAHRAIN'S 22 best young footballers got their first taste of professional football training with an orientation session organied by VIVA.
SPORTS enthusiast Kate Gascoigne has landed her dream job working at a professional football club.

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