Crouch with former England and Liverpool teammate Steven Gerrard, scored 22 goals in 42 games for his countryTom Fordyce is co-host of 5 Live Sport’s That Peter Crouch Podcast.Among the perplexing things that occurred at Crouchfest last month – the Liam Gallagher walk-on, the spontaneous performance of Snow’s Informer, the fact that something called Crouchfest…

Peter Beardsley made 326 appearances for Newcastle as a forwardFormer Newcastle United Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been charged by the Football Association with three counts of using racist language to players.Beardsley, who left United this month after a 14-month club investigation, has “categorically denied” the claims.Anti-racism group Kick It Out had said it was…

Peter Beardsley is one of 21 former players and managers inducted in Newcastle United’s hall of fameNewcastle United coach Peter Beardsley “is no longer employed by the club”, the Premier League side say.Beardsley has been on leave since an investigation into racism and bullying allegations was launched last year.The 58-year-old, who had been under-23s coach…