The football player of “Manchester United” Marcus Rashford was subjected to insults in social networks racist after the third round of the championship of England against London “crystal Palace”, reports Sky Sports.
The meeting between “Manchester United” – “crystal Palace” was held on Saturday in Manchester at old Trafford and ended with the victory of guests with the score 2:1, Rashford missed a penalty in the 70th minute.
As the newspaper notes, insults of a racist nature began to appear in the comments in the account of Rexford on Twitter during the game, immediately after he failed to implement the 11-meter strike. Previously, such abuse was exposed by another player Manchester United Paul Pogba, who has also missed penalties in the previous round of the championship with “Wolverhampton Wanderers” (1:1).
“We talked about this last weekend. We have to stop it. I have no words, we conduct various campaigns, post banners “no to racism”, and they hide behind fake accounts and keep doing it. Think it’s just the crazy times we have to discuss this issue in 2019,” – said at the postgame press conference the chief coach of “Manchester United” OLE-Gunnar solskjaer, commenting on racist attacks on players of his team.