Former Bulgarian FA President Borislav Mihaylov Re-Appoints Himself despite Resigning in 2019 after Racism in Sofia

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Former Bulgarian FA President Borislav Mihaylov will take up his old role after he quit in 2019, as reported by Bulgarian journalist Metodi Shumanov (via Sky Sports). Former Bulgarian FA President Boris Mihaylov Re-Appoints Himself to Role Mihaylov to Return as FA President Mihaylov quit his post as President of the Bulgarian FA after an […] READ MORE


We Must All Counter Racist Abuse Towards Players

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The beautiful game that we all love has reared its ugly head again in recent weeks, with an abhorrent level of racist abuse directed at some of the Premier League’s most high-profile stars on social media. We All Have a Responsibility to Condemn Racist Abuse Marcus Rashford Becomes the Latest Target of Racist Abuse The […] READ MORE


FA Disputes Kick It Out’s Troy Townsend Claims Aired During Anton Ferdinand Racism Documentary

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The FA has challenged comments made by Kick It Out’s head of development Troy Townsend, in Anton Ferdinand’s documentary “Football, Racism and Me” which aired on Monday evening. FA Claims Townsend Remarks Marred by ‘Serious Inaccuracies’ in Ferdinand Documentary Townsend Stated He Feared For Job if He Speaks Out Against Footballing Authorities The documentary covered […] READ MORE



Newport County Issue Statement Over Racist Chanting

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Newport County FC issued an official statement regarding a 40-year-old found guilty of racist chanting earlier in the season. Mathew Wreford admitted to a racially aggravated public order offence on 20th November 2019. Magistrates issued Wreford a £240 fine, ordered him to pay costs. He was also given a football banning order. The order sets […] READ MORE


Son Heung-min: Tottenham Hotspur and Burnley Investigating Alleged Racial Abuse Towards Spurs Player

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Tottenham Hotspur and Burnley are both investigating alleged racial abuse that was aimed at Son Heung-min during Spurs’ 5-0 win over the Clarets on Saturday. Tottenham Hotspur and Burnley Investigating Alleged Racial Abuse Towards Son Heung-min The Incident Burnley says that a 13-year-old spectator was ejected from the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium during their defeat after […] READ MORE


Man Arrested Following Claims of Racist Abuse at Manchester Derby

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A man has been arrested following the claims of racist abuse at yesterday’s Manchester Derby. There were also objects thrown towards Manchester United players from an area of Manchester City fans. A 41-year-old is being held on suspicion of a racially aggravated public order and remains in custody. Arrest Made Following Claims of Racist Abuse […] READ MORE


Alleged Racist Incident Halts Forest Green Rovers v Scunthorpe United Game in League Two

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The League Two match between Forest Green Rovers and Scunthorpe United this afternoon was stopped after an alleged racist incident. Alleged Racist Incident Stops League Two Game Between Forest Green Rovers and Scunthorpe United The Incident Match referee John Busby halted proceedings in the second half, with visitors Scunthorpe leading the game 2-0 at that […] READ MORE



Bernardo Silva Racism is Down to Naivety

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A tweet from Bernardo Silva that jokingly compared team-mate Benjamin Mendy with Conguitos man didn’t go down too well. Mendy found it amusing but the overriding issue was the size of the joke’s audience and the racism invoked. Everyone is allowed to have private jokes. Edgy jokes are often a formality when it comes to […] READ MORE