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France takes on radical Islamism: PM to SHUT DOWN mosques to wipe out ‘poison’ of jihadis

He said: “All Salafists are not jihadists … but almost all are jihadist Salafists… “A terrible poison has spread.  “Slowly, insidiously, on a background of influences from abroad and rising communalism, developed against a model of society, a model against the Republic and its values.  “Many Muslims in France are taken hostage by the fundamentalist

Reading sign ex-Chelsea midfielder Swift

John Swift won the 2011-12 FA Youth Cup and the 2013-14 Under-21 Premier League with Chelsea Reading have signed former Chelsea midfielder John Swift on a three-year deal, with a 12-month option. The 21-year-old made one Blues first-team appearance before leaving Stamford Bridge this summer and had loan spells at Rotherham, Swindon and Brentford. Swift

Brighton boss Hughton signs new deal

Chris Hughton led Brighton to their highest league finish since 1982-83 Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton has signed a new four-year contract with the Championship club. The 57-year-old guided the Seagulls to third in his first full season as boss, missing out on automatic promotion to the Premier League on goal difference. Albion

Every Premier League club ranked by their record on the final day of PL seasons down the years

It’s all been decided in the Premier League. It was today confirmed that Arsenal again finish the season above Tottenham Hotspur, and Manchester City all but ended Manchester United’s hopes of a top four spot, despite the latter’s game against Bournemouth being abandoned. ARSENAL FINISH ABOVE SPURS AGAIN! ST TOTTERINGHAM’S DAY CELEBRATIONS With such drama in mind,