“We’ll report them to the police”

“We’ll report them to the police”

Tolu was a sufferer of insults and racist slurs, however Genk have pulled their weights behind him

Belgium Jupiler League membership Genk have backed Nigerian striker Tolu Arokodare following the web bullying and racist slurs he suffered following their loss to Membership Brugge at Cegeka Enviornment on Sunday, Soccernet.ng stories.

Genk welcomed their shut rivals, Membership Brugge, to Cegeka Enviornment of their Jupiler League conflict on Sunday. The sport has traditionally confirmed to be a crunch fixture, and tempers had been excessive going into the fixture.

Nigerian striker Arokodare had an early likelihood to place Genk forward from the penalty spot. Nevertheless, he missed his penalty kick.

Ultimately, the Limburgers had been punished, as Membership Brugge scored three objectives to emerge victorious after 90 minutes. Following their loss, a piece of Genk followers had been sad, and so they took their anger to social media and despatched threats and racist slurs to Arokodare.

Following the incident, Genk have issued a press release, pulling weight behind Arokodare, promising to take motion towards the perpetrators.

“After the match towards Membership Brugge, Tolu acquired a sequence of racist reactions on social media,” Genk wrote.

“KRC Genk and everybody concerned with the membership condemn the reactions 100%. Racism has no place. Not in soccer stadiums, not on social media, nowhere.

“Sadly, racism continues to be deeply rooted in soccer and, by extension, in society as a complete. It’s a shared accountability to place a cease to this. As a membership, we do every little thing we will to trace down these accountable and report them to the police.”

This season, Arokodare has registered eight objectives and two assists in 28 league video games. Regardless of this setback, he’ll look to return to the scoresheet in Genk’s subsequent sport towards Normal Liege.

Kelvin Omachonu

Read More

Read Previous

US imposes sanctions on Zimbabwe’s president, first girl and 9 prime officers

Read Next

Fortnite Pandora Field Opens After Gamers Dealing 5 Trillion Injury

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *