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Who would be a football referee?

Man Utd players crowd round referee Andy D’Urso

Having every decision scrutinised, becoming the target of some less than complimentary chants, fending off groups of players angry at your latest indiscretion.

The Staffordshire Hoard gives up more secrets

Front of reconstructed sword pommel - made up of 26 fragments

Thousands of metal fragments from the Staffordshire Hoard have been pieced together to uncover two more examples of 7th Century warrior splendour - as a £120,000 public appeal is launched today to fund more research.