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


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.