Two decades and little change: British Asians, football and calls for action

  title={Two decades and little change: British Asians, football and calls for action},
  author={Daniel Kilvington},
  journal={Soccer \& Society},
  pages={584 - 601}
Only ten British Asian professional footballers are competing in England out of approximately 4000 despite there being a population of 3.6 million in England and Wales. Just six British Asian footballers between the ages of 16 to 18 years old were attached to the 72 Football League academies in 2009 out of over 1300 players. There is only one British Asian coach out of the 522 senior football coaches in England. These figures speak volumes and are the reason why academics, campaign groups and… 

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