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West Ham violence 'was a one off'

The violence that marred Tuesday's Carling Cup clash between West Ham and Millwall at Upton Park has brought the idea of hooliganism back into the spotlight.

Reporter Jack Izzard speaks to two former hooligans about what makes people get involved in this kind of violence.

Author Caroline Gall considers the extent of damage violence does to the glossy image of the Premier League.


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