Premier League managers have put the focus on social media companies to police abuse dished out to players online after a spate of recent incidents.
Reading have backed Yakou Meite after the striker called out racist abuse he received on social media following the 3-0 win over Cardiff.
Twitter remain “deeply committed to improving the health of the conversation” on the social media platform following criticism from Kick It Out after Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham was the victim of online racial abuse.
The Andalusian Football Association (RFAF) has opened an investigation into the allegations of racist abuse directed towards QPR’s under-18 players during a friendly match in Spain.
Kick It Out issued a “call to action” to social media companies after Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham was the victim of online racial abuse.
FIFA will investigate any allegations of racist abuse directed towards QPR’s under-18 players should a complaint be lodged, the world governing body has confirmed.
QPR have called for action to be taken “at every level of our game” after the club’s under-18 side walked off the pitch during a friendly in Spain following alleged racist abuse by opposition players.
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Troy Townsend believes Kick It Out’s latest report on the amount of racism and other types of discriminatory abuse in football is only the tip of the iceberg, particularly at the grassroots level.
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Manchester United supporters have been involved in more football-related arrests where racism was an aggravating factor or a feature than any other club in England in the four seasons up to 2017-18, data from the Home Office shows.
Shay Logan has never been one to let things go.
The chairman of a student Scottish Conservative society has been suspended from the party amid a racism row.
A racist thug shouted offensive abuse at a man as he was up a ladder, before shaking it to force him to the ground and attacking him.
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Ryan Giggs says referees must be prepared to take teams off the field should Wales players suffer racial abuse during their Euro 2020 qualifiers with Croatia and Hungary.
A 29-year-old man has been arrested and charged over an alleged racial incident at an amateur football match in Aberdeen.
An amateur footballer at the centre of an alleged racism row has said he was "frozen to the spot" in shock after abuse was directed towards him.
An amateur football match in Aberdeen was abandoned at the weekend amidst allegations that at least one player was racially abused.
Jealous lover launched racist attack and yelled ‘Don’t speak to my girl’ in Aberdeen nightclub on Hogmanay
A jealous lover has been jailed for launching a racist attack in an Aberdeen nightclub while he celebrated the new year.
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri felt teenage forward Moise Kean should not have responded to racist chants from the home stands with his goal celebration at Cagliari – but called for the “idiots” responsible to be handed lifetime bans.
Presenter David Olusoga has said he would “die in a ditch for the BBC” because television showed him a world beyond his own tough circumstances when he was a child.
Popstar Katy Perry has come under fire for shoes that are said to resemble “blackface”, spurring the star to make a swift public apology.
Hundreds of hate crimes were committed in Aberdeenshire over the past year.
An Aberdeen man was yesterday fined £1,000 for using racist language which “has no place in the 21st century”.
Former reality television contestant Christine Hamilton has been stripped of her position as a charity ambassador after complaints about her social media posts on Islam.
The north’s new theatre chief has spoken out after his mixed-race son was the target of abuse within days of arriving in Inverness.
A Moray man who launched a racist tirade at a takeaway owner when he was asked to pay for cheese has been spared prison.
A young north-east student has spoken about the “prejudice and racism” he has experienced as a member of the Travelling community in Scotland.
The Scottish Jewish community has thrown its weight behind protests against anti-Semitism outside Westminster last night.
Comedian and novelist David Baddiel has told an anti-Semitism event in Parliament that he receives up to 300 social media messages a day which he could go to the police with.