Police identify dozens of potential suspects in football child sex abuse probe

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Dozens of potential suspects have been identified in connection with historical child sex abuse allegations in football, police have revealed.

Ninety-eight clubs spanning all tiers of the game have been "impacted", according to figures released by the National Police Chiefs' Council.

The NPCC said 98% of those identified as victims are male and the age range for potential victims at the time of alleged abuse spans from as young as seven to 20.