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Halsey: I hope I've inspired

May 19, 2013
By Richard Jolly
Retiring referee Mark Halsey hopes he has been an inspiration to other cancer sufferers after returning to top-flight officiating having beaten non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

The 51-year-old was given a generous ovation by fans of both clubs after refereeing his final match when Norwich beat Manchester City 3-2 on Sunday.

And Halsey, who underwent surgery in 2009 to remove a cancerous tumour in his throat, hopes the example he set by officiating for a further three seasons in the Premier ...

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