- Former England winger targeted by ‘the most blatant racism’
- Exeter, Gloucester and Premiership Rugby express full support
Exeter Chiefs are to launch an investigation after an allegation of racist abuse made by Ugo Monye, the former England wing. Monye, who was covering the Chiefs v Gloucester fixture for TNT Sports, described the incident as “the most blatant racism” he has experienced at any rugby stadium.
After the match an angry Monye posted details of the episode on social media. “Leaving Sandy Park and one supporter running through crowd starts shouting ‘Nigga, Nigga…’” he wrote. “Disgraceful. Not a single person said a word, challenged or even reported it.
Written by Robert Kitson at Sandy Park
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2023/nov/19/exeter-investigate-after-ugo-monye-reports-racist-abuse-leaving-stadium under the title “Exeter investigate after Ugo Monye reports racist abuse leaving stadium”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.