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Premier League academy players join forces to mark Christmas Truce

Players from the academies of Premier League clubs have joined with their equivalents in Germany to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Christmas Truce football match by recording of a new version of The Farm’s 1990 hit 'All Together Now'.
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Academy youngsters poised for Christmas Truce qualifying

20 Premier League teams set for competitive and educational weekend to remember in Belgium.
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New Ypres pitch 'a living statue' for Christmas Truce

The Premier League’s strong and unique bond with the Belgian city of Ypres was underlined on Friday with the opening of a new 3G pitch at the venue of the annual Premier League Christmas Truce International tournament.
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The Countdown to the Truce Tournament 2014

In order to commemorate this exceptional event the English Premier League stages the annual Truce Tournament. It is again in Ypres where youth football teams from England, Belgium, France and Germany meet and set a sign for peace and reconciliation.
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A miracle happened at the front on Christmas Eve 1914 in Ypres / Belgium.

100 years ago the world went to war. After months of heavy fighting and thousands of dead, a miracle happened at the front on Christmas Eve in Ypres / Belgium. British, German, French and Belgian soldiers decided to stop fighting.