The North London club Arsenal are investing an incident which took place last Wednesday where a fan was verbally and physically attacked during the Liverpool match.
Arsenal have confirm; “We have made contact with a season ticket holder, who has confirmed that during half time of the match against Liverpool on Wednesday, March 16, he was the victim of racial abuse and a physical attack on his cultural identity.
“The details given by our supporter have been passed onto the Metropolitan Police and we are appealing for any witnesses who were in and around the toilet facilities in blocks 100 – 101 in the North Bank Upper Tier at half time last Wednesday.”
#AFC have confirmed that they are investigating allegations of a racially aggrevated assault on a Sikh supporter during Wednesday's game vs #LFC at the Emirates. Police are also conducting enquiries although neither have received an official report yet.https://t.co/MCcXD1N3AM
— Kaya Kaynak (@kayakaynak97) March 18, 2022
Arsenal offer support to fan who was the victim of racial abuse and physically attacked https://t.co/Lvo6ylCoK8
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“If you witnessed the incident, or have any information which may help us identify the culprit of this shameful act, please contact us on 020 7619 5000.
“Arsenal is a home for everyone and we take all forms of discriminatory abuse and violence extremely seriously. We will not stand for this kind of behaviour. We will continue to remain in contact and offer support to our fan who was the victim of this appalling incident.”