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Sean Makin
University worker, football scout, football writer and trainee journalist currently studying towards an NCTJ. Huddersfield Town fan (for my sins) and current season ticket holder. Written for a number of football websites and have appeared in the Football League Paper, a blog for the Huddersfield Daily Examiner and the football ground guide Around The Grounds.

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What happened to the Daily Mail predicted England Euro 2016 team?
17:00 Tuesday 7th June 2016

There has been much ridicule on social media in recent weeks as the Daily Mail's 2007 predicted England team for Euro 2016 is doing the rounds again and the side they picked couldn't be further away from reality.  The Mail attempted to offer…

What happened to the class of '93?
17:14 Friday 13th May 2016

Much has been made of Manchester United's "Class of '92". Most of the side that won the FA Youth Cup in 1992 went on to have successful careers at the highest level and were awash with England caps (apart from Ryan Giggs who chose to play for…

Is The Johnstone's Paint Trophy Really The Answer?
12:00 Wednesday 23rd March 2016

The Telegraph reported last week that the Premier League were in negotiations with the Football League to introduce 16 of their clubs' Under-21 teams into the Johnstone's Paint Trophy from next season to provide academy players with competitive…

Three Matches To Look Out For In The Championship This Weekend
17:30 Friday 18th March 2016

With the busy Easter period just around the corner, It's Round and It's White writer Sean Makin looks at three matches to look out for this weekend (18-19th March).  Middlesbrough v Hull CityIt's 3rd v 4th on Friday night at the Riverside Stadium…

Let's Not Rush The Rashford
11:30 Tuesday 8th March 2016

Marcus Rashford is the talk of the town at Manchester United following a scoring run of four goals in his first two senior appearances and already there has been talk of him being called into the England squad.   Granted the kid looks a prospect…

The Weird And The Wonderful
Five Times When Teammates Have Clashed
15:58 Thursday 3rd March 2016

Pictures have surfaced this week of the nasty clash of heads between Norwich City's Gary O'Neill and Robbie Brady which left O'Neill with a nice looking gash on his forehead while Brady lost two teeth for his troubles in this accidental coming…