(Reuters) – Some England players feel there is no point reporting racist abuse due to a lack of faith in the system, manager Gareth Southgate has said.
England’s 5-1 rout of Montenegro in Podgorica on Monday was soured by racist abuse directed at some of their players including Raheem Sterling and Danny Rose. UEFA are investigating the incidents.
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“We spoke to them a lot before the summer and they were very clear they wanted to play their soccer,” Southgate told reporters when asked if he was willing to take his players off the pitch if they were racially abused.
“Some of them didn’t even want to report things because they don’t have faith that things will be dealt with appropriately or they would make a...
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