Tag: Black Lives Matter’

Victor Anichebe Recounts His Encounter with Police in Merseyside, England

Victor Anichebe has joined the growing number of black football stars agitating against racial abuse as he insisted that the world is losing momentum in the fight against racial discrimination. The former Everton, West Brom, Everton and Super Eagles of Nigeria striker who stated this while narrating how he suffered racial profiling because he drives […]

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MLS is Back: Over 100 Footballers Raised their Fists for Black Lives Matter

Major League Soccer players numbering over 100 from different MLS clubs gathered on the pitch on Wednesday and raised their right fist in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. The demonstration which was described as “powerful moments” took place just before the kick-off of the MLS is Back tournament taking place in Orlando, Florida. […]

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Raheem Sterling Reacts to White Lives Matters Banner Seen Above Etihad Stadium

Manchester City winger, Raheem Sterling, has reiterated the call for a change against the black ethnic group after a plane carrying a “White Lives Matter” banner was seen above the Etihad on Monday during the club’s clash with  Burnley. The banner also sparked outrage amid ongoing protests and demonstrations against racial inequality. After the game […]

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Black Lives Matter: players, coaches, and referees kneeling was a massive step – Sterling

After scoring his first Premier League goal since December against Arsenal in a 3-0 win at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday, Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling has described the kneeling of footballers, referees and coaches in respect to the Black Lives Matter protest as a massive step. Sterling had, in an interview with the BBC, said […]

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