Racism in Sports

An Open Letter to the Football Community

Chris Deeley | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Sport
Chris Deeley

Another week, another race or sexism in football story. Or two. Or three. Is it getting worse, or are we just better at spotting and punishing it now? These shouldn't be the football stories that we see. Not because we should ignore these issues - entirely the opposite, issues like this should be tackled swiftly and taken seriously every time they raise their ugly heads.

I Heard a Racist at The Football

Sammy Sultan | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK Sport
Sammy Sultan

Saturday, 3.30 pm, Old Trafford. My team, the great Manchester United is labouring against the ostensibly average West Bromwich Albion. The home fans are becoming unsettled, and rightly so: I've seen better performances in the park on a Sunday afternoon. And then it happened...

Is Caroline Wozniacki's Impression Of Serena Williams Racist? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Stuffing her bra and skirt with padding, a female tennis player has been filmed prancing onto the courts, performing what some are labelling as a "rac...

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Posted 15.03.2012 | UK Sport

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Glen Johnson Reignites Race Row

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

Liverpool defender Glen Johnson has reignited the Patrice Evra-Luis Suarez race row by accusing Evra of not wanting to shake Suarez's hand. At Old ...

Luis Suarez Apologises For Not Shaking Patrice Evra's Hand

Posted 12.02.2012 | UK

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has apologised for refusing to shake Patrice Evra's hand before Saturday's game between Manchester United and Liverpool....