Liverpool ‘shocked and appalled’ by alleged racially motivated attack on goalie

first_img SORRY Liverpool have urged anyone with information about an alleged racially motivated attack on Shamal George to come forward.Merseyside police are investigating the attack on the club’s youth goalkeeper, who sustained facial injuries. Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT REPLY Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City latest huge blow “We would also urge anyone with information about the incident to come forward.“Liverpool Football Club will make no further comment until it is appropriate to do so and, in the meantime, we would ask that Shamal and his family have their privacy respected.”The youngster took to Twitter on Sunday to put on record his thanks for the well wishes he has received.He posted on the social networking site:”Your support means everything. Thank you (L) #LFC.” The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 The 21-year-old’s brother, Lioyed, is also understood to have been injured in the incident, which took place in a city centre bar at around 1am on Saturday morning.Police are analysing CCTV footage of the attack on George, who spent the first half of the season on loan at Tranmere. Shanal George was the victim of an alleged racially motivated attack revealed whoops Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? gameday cracker Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ tense Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury MOST READ IN FOOTBALL 1 Your support means everything. Thank you♥️ #LFC— Shamal George (@shamalgeorge) March 10, 2019“Liverpool Football Club is shocked and appalled that Shamal and a family member have been subjected to such a terrible ordeal,” a statement from the Premier League club said.“As a club, we will offer Shamal and his family any support that they require.“The matter is now in the hands of Merseyside Police and we will defer all enquiries to them.last_img

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