- Rico Henry and Ivan Toney tweet about abuse of families
- Everton reply: ‘There is no place in football for racism’
Everton are helping police after Brentford’s Rico Henry and Ivan Toney claimed members of their family were racially abused in the Premier League match at Goodison Park.
Henry, who scored the winning goal in Sunday’s thrilling 3-2 victory, took to social media after the game to call for the incident to be investigated. He wrote on Twitter: “I never usually speak out on things that don’t physically harm me or my family but to see my mom upset after being racially abused by a few Everton fans brought fire to my stomach!
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This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2022/may/15/police-investigate-racist-abuse-of-families-of-brentford-players-at-everton under the title “Police investigate racist abuse of families of Brentford players at Everton”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.