Manchester United Report Allegation of Racism During Liverpool Match to Police | Bleacher Report
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United reported the incident to Greater Manchester Police, according to BBC Sport’s Simon Stone:
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.@ManUtd have passed on allegation of racism at Liverpool game to Greater Manchester Police. Alleged a fan shouted racist slur towards the pitch, presumably at Liverpool player. Incident didn’t involve Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain being sworn at by Utd fan as he made his way off pitch
Meanwhile, a club spokesperson detailed how a member of the home support was escorted from the stadium during the game, per TalkSport’s Jackson Cole:
“We are aware of an incident at yesterday’s game where an individual in the home section has allegedly engaged in racial abuse. The individual was identified and ejected from the stadium. We are currently investigating the matter as a priority. Racism and all forms of discrimination are completely unacceptable and do not reflect the values of our club.”
This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.
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