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Outs Diniyar Bilyaletdinov (Spartak Moscow, £5m); Aristote Nsiala (Accrington, loan); James Wallace (Tranmere, loan).
(Is that about the level of Accrington Stanley, I wonder?)
Tottenham Hotspur v FC Twente – as it happened Scott Murray 2010
And Accrington's John Coleman is third, just behind the big beasts.
But unfortunately for Aldershot, Accrington and co they can't hold claim to this most coveted of titles.
The most drawtastic day in football history | The Knowledge 2011
And just look at the variations within a single region and single group: the Accrington Observer, down 10.9%; the Middleton Guardian, down 11.3% – but the Stockport Express and South Manchester Reporter virtually unchanged.
They've played 10 times on Christmas Day – including a humdinger of a 5-4 defeat against Accrington Stanley in 1951 – and won only once.
A worker walks past a brick mountain at the Nori brick plant in Accrington.
Office of National Statistics accused of exaggerating construction slump 2011
A grand idea – till someone pointed out the fates of the original Accrington and Aldershot clubs.
Epic tales of the Wessex footballing crowd | Frank Keating 2011
Thus "Jimmie Standing in the Rain", a poignant little song about a cowboy singer in the northern clubs, is footnoted "Accrington, 1937"; "One Bell Ringing", meanwhile, carries the note "London underground – 22nd of July 2005" which alerts you to the fact that it is a lament for the murder of Jean Charles de Menezes.
Elvis Costello: 'I've never liked the word maturity. It implies decay' Tim Adams 2010
"When we went to the airport today it was a bit unnerving," said Adam Wallace, a 22-year-old security manager from Accrington, Lancashire.
Tunisian PM Ghannouchi prepares unity government to halt chaos 2011
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