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Football's last chance saloon - the Britons keeping their dreams alive in Sweden

Sunday - 25/03/2018 21:52
What started as a trickle nearly a decade ago, with two young English players attempting to revive their dreams, now sees a stream of about 30 young players from EFL clubs head to Sweden each year.
Andrew Mills was released by Macclesfield Town before climbing the leagues in Sweden to sign for Ostersunds FK
Andrew Mills was released by Macclesfield Town before climbing the leagues in Sweden to sign for Ostersunds FK

The success story of Ostersunds FK and their intrepid coach, former York City winger Graham Potter, has been well reported but there is a wider story to be told involving British players dotted across Sweden, at all levels of the game.

Three of Potter's squad, Jamie Hopcutt, Doug Bergqvist and Andrew Mills, were all also part of a scheme managed by League Football Education (LFE) to give discarded players a second chance overseas.

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