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Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Aboriginal football players call for end to racial abuse

Aboriginal football players call for end to racial abuse
- Racial vilification has been a part of our game for too long," the letter reads.
"These are more than just words and the impact these slurs have on the player, their family, their children and their community is profound.
"Despite the amazing work done in the community by our brothers and sisters, they continue to experience this disgraceful treatment.
"We want football fans to barrack for their club with passion, but shouting abuse at an opposition player and targeting their race needs to stop."