Football

Clyde’s Ally Love banned for five games after racism charge

Ally Love joined Clyde from Brechin City in January Clyde midfielder Ally Love has been given a five-game “excessive misconduct” ban after being accused of making racist remarks. Love, 26, was charged by the Scottish FA after comments made to Annan Athletic’s Rabin Omar were reported to referee Scott Millar. Love was making his Clyde […]

Tennis

Ryan Harrison: ATP to review racism accusations at New York Open

America’s Ryan Harrison is ranked 44th in the world American Ryan Harrison will be investigated after allegations of “racial prejudice” during a match against Donald Young, the Association of Tennis Professionals has confirmed. The chair umpire intervened during the pair’s first-round meeting at the New York Open on Monday. “I’m shocked and disappointed to hear […]

Football

Newcastle extend a club investigation into allegations of bullying and racism

The investigation at Newcastle will look at all levels of the football club Newcastle United have extended an investigation following allegations of bullying and racism at the club. An inquiry was launched after claims were made against the side’s under-23 coach Peter Beardsley in January. Chief executive Lee Charnley is leading an investigation and is […]

Football

Spartak Moscow: Black players say there is ‘no racism’ at Russian club

A tweet by Spartak Moscow on Saturday Spartak Moscow players described as “chocolates melting in the sun” by the Russian team’s Twitter account have said “there is no racism” at the club. The post accompanied a video, filmed by defender Georgi Dzhikiya, that showed three black players training in sunny conditions. It has since been […]

Football

Chelsea: Premier League club investigate racism allegations

Chelsea said they were “absolutely determined to do the right thing” Chelsea are investigating allegations of racism made against two ex-coaches by three former youth team players. According to the Guardian, former youth team coaches Graham Rix and Gwyn Williams allegedly racially abused the black players during the 1990s. Williams and Rix denied “all and […]