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“If it wasn’t for Southend United I’m not sure where I’d be in two years”

12 Apr 2019

Keith Smith was diagnosed with prostate cancer after coming across football manager Chris Powell's work to raise awareness and now they meet for the first time.

"Your empty seat next to me" – one football fan's poem for lost dads everywhere

17 Dec 2018

David Attree tells us how the death of his father-in-law earlier this year prompted him to write and film a powerful poem for us, hoping to raise awareness among his fellow football fans and pay tribute to anyone who's lost their dad to the disease.

Michael Cox's Dutch football quiz

30 Oct 2018

Ahead of next year's Football to Amsterdam cycle ride, we’re celebrating all things orange with a Dutch football quiz. And who better to ask the questions than Zonal Marking’s football guru, Michael Cox. Proost!

MANarama campaign raises £150k in six weeks for our vital work

17 Oct 2018

Vanarama's historic rebrand of the National League is hailed for raising huge awareness of prostate cancer, as well as donations from every vehicle leased, with Kevin Webber joining the cheque presentation on Non-League Day.

Bill Turnbull pays tribute to late Wycombe Wanderers hero as he continues cancer treatment

5 Oct 2018

We caught up with the former BBC Breakfast presenter and Chairboys fan at Adams Park, where he gave a pre-match speech in memory of Howard Kennedy after the club legend's recent death from prostate cancer.

Michael Cox's Dutch football quiz - the answers!

28 Sep 2018

All the answers to Zonal Marking football guru, Michael Cox's Dutch football quiz.

Rivals on the pitch, united off it: Hoops and Lions team up in support of us ahead of derby clash

19 Sep 2018

Bragging rights are at stake in tonight’s cross-capital Championship clash – but off the field, both QPR and Millwall have joined forces in the fight against prostate cancer.

Lease a van, save a man and back our new life-saving partnership with 'Manarama' National League

13 Sep 2018

The Vanarama National League is re-branding to Manarama for a month as the vehicle-hire firm kicks off a campaign to raise £150k for us. Find out how you can get involved.

Who’s the Man? The story behind the badge that every football manager is wearing

10 Aug 2018

A man-shaped pin-badge has graced the lapel of almost every football manager and Sky Sports pundit in recent years. But just who is the man and what's it all about? Former Sunderland, Preston North End and Bradford manager Simon Grayson explains all, including the very personal reasons he has for wearing the badge.

Players, rivals and legends sign up to fight prostate cancer ahead of new football season

9 Aug 2018

As the Premier League transfer window closes, we're proud to announce our own big signings to the cause – including England legends Frank Lampard and Ray Clemence, the entire Southend United team and four fierce Championship rivals.