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# Racist abuse

Last week
19th March 2023 - 25th March 2023
# intolerance
FAI condemns racist abuse of Ireland underage players
It came following the U15 side’s back-to-back 6-0 wins over Latvia.
# intolerance
FAI condemns racist abuse of Ireland underage players
It came following the U15 side’s back-to-back 6-0 wins over Latvia.
Last year
# statement
St Pat's confirm two players racially abused amid CSKA loss
The incidents have been reported by the club to Uefa, the Football Association of Ireland and Sport Against Racism Ireland.
# hate
Leicester star targeted by online racist abuse after Premiership final victory
Ellis Genge had helped the Tigers to victory against Saracens.
All time
Norwich issue strong statement after racist abuse of Ireland's Adam Idah and other players
A fan is under investigation, with the club reporting online racist comments to the police.
# Vile
Irish striker Adam Idah racially abused following Norwich loss
The Corkonian featured as his team were beaten 3-0 by Crystal Palace.
# Euro 2020
Over 1,000 tweets removed following 'abhorrent racist abuse' of England players
Facebook said it has also removed comments and accounts “directing abuse at England’s footballers”.
# opening up
'I'm not meant to look but these messages still hit me so hard' - Wright reveals online racist abuse
Leading anti-racism charities condemned the incident after Wright went public with the messages.
# Padraig Delaney
Dubliner fined for punching and making 'hugely racist comments' to underage Irish sportswomen
The girl, who was 15 at the time of the assault, represents Ireland in team and individual sports and was returning home by bus in October 2018.
# issue
England players may walk off pitch if subjected to racist abuse
The Three Lions play the Czech Republic in Prague on Friday before a clash with Bulgaria on Monday.
# problems
Serie A game halted due to racist abuse
The game at the Stadio Ennio Tardini was briefly stopped as an announcement was read over the stadium loudspeaker.
# Social Media
Twitter agree to meet with Man United over Pogba racist abuse
Representatives from Kick It Out will also be present, in light of the French midfielder being subjected to racism online this week.
# Ignorance
Kick It Out condemn 'disgusting' racist abuse aimed at Chelsea striker
The organisation have issued their support to Tammy Abraham.
# Protest
QPR U18s walk off pitch after alleged racist abuse
The club have called for Uefa to take the ‘strongest possible action’.
# Taxi
Man filmed racially abusing and assaulting taxi driver hands himself in to gardaí
The video has been viewed thousands of times in the last 24 hours.
# Abuse
'When I hear it, it's nothing new to me. I know I'm black and I'm happy with it, I'm proud'
Raheem Sterling says walking off pitch would let racists win.
# Racism
Chelsea lodge Uefa complaint over alleged racist abuse in Kiev
Callum Hudson-Odoi was reportedly victim of the abuse after his goal last Thursday night.
# Kick it out
FA investigating as Spurs defender claims opponent made 'monkey noises' at her
Renee Hector says she was subjected to racist abuse mid-game with parties involved releasing statements.
# Online abuse
Fulham vow to take 'strongest possible action' after Kamara suffers racist abuse
The club has spoken out after vile online abuse followed the striker’s penalty miss on Saturday.
# failure to act
Arsenal youngster says authorities did nothing after he reported racist abuse
Ainsley Maitland-Niles has revealed his own disturbing experience of racism.
# hate
Wilfried Zaha reveals racist abuse and death threats
The Ivory Coast international won the penalty which earned the Eagles a 2-2 draw against the Gunners at the weekend
# racist rant
'I feel very low': Victim of racist abuse on Ryanair flight say she's struggling after verbal attack
Ryanair is facing extensive criticism for its handling of the incident.
# Stansted
Ryanair reports video to police after footage emerges of passenger racially abusing another
The elderly white man also calls a black woman a “stupid, ugly cow” in the video.
Luas justified in firing fares inspector who punched passenger following 'unacceptable' level of racist abuse
“Termination was the only option,” said Workplace Relations Commissioner adjudication officer Penelope McGrath.
# allegaition
Mario Balotelli booked for complaining about racist abuse to referee, his club claim
The Italy international raised the issue after he became the target of jeers from home fans but was shown a yellow card for his trouble.
# Racism
'Go home, motherf***er': Monaghan man told to pay compensation to business owner he abused
Judge Kevin Kilrane said it was shocking behaviour for a man of 45.
# Controversy
Ex-Portsmouth star walks off field during Serie A clash due to racist abuse
Sulley Muntari complained to the referee about the chants but was punished for dissent.
# Writing's On The Wall
Sam Smith has been criticised for being 'surprised' racism still exists in 2016
The singer tweeted that he was ‘speechless’ after a friend was ‘racially abused’ in London.
# Belfast
Sinn Féin councillor assaulted on bus during hate crime incident
Mary Ellen Campbell attempted to break up an incident involving a couple from Poland.
# No place in football
Levante player responds to racist monkey gestures from Atleti fans by dancing
Midfielder Papakouly Diop says he did the routine as a way of ‘defusing’ the situation.
# Interview
‘There was a man on the sidelines shouting racist abuse at me… Then his son started to do the same’
Shamrock Rovers striker Eamon Zayed chats to about his experiences in dealing with racism while growing up in Ireland.
Column: ‘You f**king n*gger’, I hear it every week
A victim of racism speaks about his experiences as a major anti-racism awareness campaign is launched today.
# Luas
Gardaí intervene after altercation on Luas Red Line
Eyewitness says man received racist abuse on tram between Red Cow and Kingswood stops yesterday.
# Racism
Young woman racially abused and spat on in Dublin city centre
Úna-Minh Kavanagh had to rub spit out of her hair after an attack on Parnell Street in Dublin yesterday evening.
# Your Say
Poll: Have you ever reported a racist incident?
To mark International Day Against Racism, the Immigrant Council of Ireland is urging people to report racist abuse.
# Not standing for it
VIDEO: Racist abuse prompts Boateng to kick ball into stands, walk off in protest
A friendly game between AC Milan and fourth division Pro Patria was halted after the incident this afternoon.
# Denial
Serbian FA denies racist abuse at under-21 game
The organisation also accused England’s Danny Rose of “extremely inappropriate” behaviour.
# Speaking out
'It's simply not on' - Sherlock condemns racist abuse of Chin
The ex-Dublin star also recalled his own experiences with racism as a player.
# Euro 2012
Croatia fined €80,000 by UEFA for racist abuse
…which, if we’ve done our maths right, is €20,000 less than Nicklas Bendtner got for his underpants stunt.
# Racism
Taxi drivers' group 'not aware' of racist abuse problem
The Irish Taxi Drivers’ Federation made the comments after an assaulted Nigerian driver said he was subjected to racism daily.