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Last Updated: Friday, 27 October 2006, 16:32 GMT 17:32 UK
MP wants hooligan footage removed
Khalid Mahmood, MP for Birmingham Perry Barr
The MP said the trade is "punch up porn"
An MP is calling for a ban on the sale of violent football hooligan videos on an internet auction website.

Khalid Mahmood, Labour MP for Perry Barr, describes the trade as "punch up porn" and believes it will stir up more trouble by inflaming local rivalries.

He is promising to take action in Parliament and said he plans to ask e-Bay to stop selling them.

One DVD features a fight between Wolverhampton Wanderers fans and Birmingham City's Zulu Warriors.

Another shows trouble flaring between 70 Aston Villa fans and West Bromwich Albion supporters outside the Uplands pub in the Handsworth area of Birmngham.

Adverts on e-Bay for the DVDs promise "toe-to-toe fights" and "footage of mayhem".

There are currently 35 DVD sellers on the site, including one from Small Heath in Birmingham.

e-Bay have refused to comment.


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