Tag: Black Lives Matter’

Nuno Espirito of Wolves Vows to keep kneeling against Racism

The manager of Wolves, Nuno Espirito has vowed to continue taking a knee in solidarity with the fight against racial discrimination even if he has to do it alone. Since June 2020, after the coronavirus-induced break was over and the 2019-2020 season restarted, taking a knee before a match became a tradition in the Premier […]

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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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Reactions trail Milwall fans’ boos over campaign against racism

Championship club, Millwall got a surprise from their fans on their return to the stands after being booed for taking a knee in the fight against racial injustice. As they were about to kick off the game against Derby Country, all club personnel and the referees took a knee as part of the fight that […]

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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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Thierry Henry Spent 8:46 Minutes on his knee for George Floyd

Arsenal‘s icon and France legend, Thierry Henry, spent the first 8 minutes and 46 seconds of Montreal Impact’s game against New England Revolution, on his knee in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter and social justice movement. The duration Henry spent on his knee represents the length of time Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin knelt […]

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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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Paul Pogba Supports the Fight for Justice with a New Symbolic Cut

Paul Pogba has become one of the most vocal footballers in the Premier League that won’t stop reminding the world the need to ensure that there is justice for all. Recently, the Manchester United midfielder took that move a step further by deciding to have a hair cut with a symbol that represents the fight […]

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How Andre Wisdom of Derby County Was Stabbed in Liverpool

Championship side Derby County has confirmed that their 27-year-old defender Andre Wisdom was hospitalized after he was stabbed more than once in Liverpool. The former Liverpool football club defender was reportedly attacked when he left his house at Merseyside at the weekend to pick up his relative who called him for a lift home at […]

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