Convicted rapist Ched Evans aims to get back on the pitch

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Convicted rapist Ched Evans aims to get back on the pitch

One of the ongoing sports stories that has made the move from the back pages to the front pages is that of Welsh footballer Ched Evans, who is trying to play professional football again after being released from prison following a conviction for rape.

He has been linked to a number of clubs, most recently Oldham Athletic, whose apparent desire to offer him a contract has met with opposition from supporters and women's groups.

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