21 min

Chris Sutton on Football's Battle with Dementia Football Today

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This year, the sheer scale of football’s dementia problem has slowly reared its head, with lots of ex-players either passing away with dementia or revealing they’d been diagnosed with it.

Former Premier League winner Chris Sutton is now campaigning to get the FA and the PFA, to put more effort into addressing dementia in football.

Today we ask: what more can UK authorities do to tackle dementia in football?

Guest:

Chris Sutton is a football pundit who appears on BT Sport and BBC Radio 5 Live

This year, the sheer scale of football’s dementia problem has slowly reared its head, with lots of ex-players either passing away with dementia or revealing they’d been diagnosed with it.

Former Premier League winner Chris Sutton is now campaigning to get the FA and the PFA, to put more effort into addressing dementia in football.

Today we ask: what more can UK authorities do to tackle dementia in football?

Guest:

Chris Sutton is a football pundit who appears on BT Sport and BBC Radio 5 Live

21 min