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ITV Sport clear out as Smith and Townsend to go

ITV Sport are set to shed some of their ‘squad’ at the end of the season when they lose more of their footballing rights. Long time presenter Matt Smith and pundit Andy Townsend have not had their contracts renewed after this season. It is thought with a view to having less football on the channel as after 2014/15 their last regular live club football transfers to BT Sport in the

Former footballer, now pundit Clarke Carlisle fighting for life after accident

Former Premier League footballer and now ITV Sport pundit Clarke Carlisle is fighting for his life after being hit by a lorry on the A64 this morning. The accident took place near Bishopthorpe in North Yorkshire at 7.30am. The road was closed for an air ambulance to take the former Leeds, Burnley and QPR defender to the Leeds General infirmary. The details of the accident remain unclear. Carlisle was formerly