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Football's Suicide Secret

Clarke Carlisle investigates depression - and even suicide - in British football and speaks to young players and managers to find out why footballers are suffering in silence.

Since the tragic suicide of Gary Speed in 2011, football has had to face up to a stigma in the game - mental illness. But is there still a taboo in the sport? Footballer and chairman of the PFA Clarke Carlisle investigates depression and even suicide in British football and speaks to young players, managers and Gary Speed's family to find out why footballers are suffering in silence.

1 hour

Last on

Tue 14 Jan 2014 02:00

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Clarke Carlisle
Executive Producer David Dehaney

Broadcasts

  • Tue 9 Jul 2013 21:00
  • Wed 10 Jul 2013 00:30
  • Wed 10 Jul 2013 03:00
  • Thu 11 Jul 2013 03:00
  • Sat 13 Jul 2013 01:35
  • Thu 18 Jul 2013 00:30
  • Wed 24 Jul 2013 02:00
  • Mon 29 Jul 2013 03:00
  • Tue 13 Aug 2013 22:35
  • Tue 13 Aug 2013 23:05
  • Tue 13 Aug 2013 23:35
  • Tue 14 Jan 2014 02:00

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