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Sterling Pens Heartwarming Letter To Boy Who Was Racially Abused

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Manchester City star Raheem Sterling sent a letter to a 13-year-old goalkeeper after hearing he had been racially abused advising him to “stand tall and be proud of who you are”. Sterling himself was the subject of alleged racist abuse from Chelsea fans in a Premier League match in December. He wrote the letter on club headed paper when informed …

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Nike Stand By Raheem Sterling With New Advert

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American sporting apparel company Nike has published a new advert which shows their support for Raheem Sterling.  Sterling was subjected to alleged racial abuse when playing for Manchester City against Chelsea last weekend at Stamford Bridge. The video of the incident shocked people around the world and it has subsequently opened up a wider debate about racism in sport and …

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Premier League Release Statement Condemning Host Of Abuse Incidents

The Premier League published a message to fans on Friday calling on them to support their teams in the right way following recent incidents of abuse that have blighted the game. Raheem Sterling was subjected to alleged racial abuse during Manchester City’s defeat at Chelsea last week. The England forward later issued a statement accusing the British media of fuelling …

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Arsenal’s Maitland-Niles Victim Of ‘Disgusting’ Racism In Youth Ranks

Arsenal midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles claims he has endured similar racist abuse to Manchester City star Raheem Sterling. Sterling allegedly suffered racist taunts from a Chelsea fan during City’s 2-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The shocking incident has reignited the debate over how to tackle racism in football after the sport struggled for decades to eradicate the problem. Now …

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Guardiola Praises ‘Incredible’ Raheem Sterling For Confronting Racism

Pep Guardiola has praised Manchester City star Raheem Sterling for refusing to be intimidated by the menace of racism in football. Sterling endured alleged racial abuse from a Chelsea fan during City’s 2-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The 24-year-old was targeted by the supporter while he was standing near fans on the touchline. Sterling appeared to laugh off …

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Chelsea Fan Denies Racist Abuse Towards Raheem Sterling

The Chelsea supporter at the centre of a racism storm surrounding Raheem Sterling has spoken out. Colin Wing is the man who was caught on camera roaring at the England forward during the Saturday evening game between Manchester City and Chelsea. Fans watching live on BT Sport immediately picked up on an alleged racial slur from Wing, which ignited the …

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Clinton Morrison Fears Progress Made With Racism Starting To Slip

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Former Republic of Ireland striker, Clinton Morrison fears the progress made by English football in tackling racism is starting to slip after two incidents of racial abuse in a week.  Last week a Tottenham supporter was arrested after throwing a banana skin at Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Following on from this, Raheem Sterling was subjected to alleged racial abuse on Saturday …

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Chelsea Suspend Four Fans After Sterling Racial Abuse Row

Chelsea have suspended four people from attending their matches while the club carries out an investigation into allegations Manchester City star Raheem Sterling was racially abused during Saturday’s Premier League clash. Television cameras apparently caught a Chelsea fan aiming racist abuse at England winger Sterling during the Blues’ 2-0 win over City at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea and the British police …

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PFA Backs Raheem Sterling Over Alleged Racial Abuse

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The Professional Footballers’ Association said Monday it stood “shoulder to shoulder” with Raheem Sterling after the Manchester City player suffered alleged racial abuse during his side’s defeat against Chelsea. Chelsea and the police are investigating the incident at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, which was highlighted on social media. In an Instagram post the following day, Sterling accused British newspapers of …

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