Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy believes football’s profile is a strong weapon in the fight against racism.
Tag: Black Lives Matter
Watford captain Troy Deeney has thanked the Premier League for giving the Black Lives Matter campaign such a high profile platform.
Wigan carried on where they left off before the coronavirus-enforced hiatus with a 2-0 victory at Huddersfield to move three points clear of the Sky Bet Championship relegation zone.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits there was a moment when he feared the club would be denied the chance to win their first league title in 30 years because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Paul Elliott is urging clubs and governing bodies to “step up” and increase the level of ethnic minority representation at the top of their organisations.
Premier League players took a knee before kick-off at Aston Villa versus Sheffield United and Manchester City against Arsenal in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
All players and match officials took a knee at the start of the match at Villa Park in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Sports minister Nigel Huddleston has indicated a review of the sports governance code is likely to see targets introduced for a minimum number of people from black and other minority groups to serve in leadership roles.
England players Raheem Sterling, Jadon Sancho, Jordan Henderson, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Lucy Bronze are among a host of stars to appear in a video campaign calling for change as a result of the Black Live Matter movement.
Manchester City and England forward Raheem Sterling says “now is the time to act” against racism.
England manager Gareth Southgate says people from black, Asian and ethnic minorities have to be able to believe they can get opportunities in the game.
England manager Gareth Southgate believes the recent anti-racism protests around the world will “change society”.