Tag: Black Lives Matter’

Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace gives reasons why he will stop taking a knee before matches

Crystal Palace winger, Wilfried Zaha has vowed to stop taking a knee because the practice has not made any difference in the fight against racism. He also noted that he prefers to stand tall against racism than kneeling against it. The 28-year-old Cote d’Ivoire forward argued that taking a knee or wearing Black Lives Matter […]

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Booing for taking a kneel against racism: Millwall is “Dismayed”, Millwall’s Mahlon Romeo is “disrespected”

Reactions have continued to trail the decision of the fans of Championship club, Millwall, to boo players that took a knee in protest of racism in a league match against Derby County which ended 0-1 in favor of the visitors. On Saturday, the fans of Millwall had the opportunity to watch a Championship game live […]

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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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