Media365 editorial staff, published on Thursday August 18, 2022 at 6:15 p.m.
Chelsea castigates racist excesses against Heung-min Son, the Tottenham striker, during the London derby disputed on Sunday (2-2).
Chelsea won’t let anything pass. The London club said on Thursday that it had opened a procedure following racist outbursts targeting Tottenham striker Heung-min Son. The scene would have taken place during the last London disputed on Sunday, and ended in a spectacular draw (2-2). Chelsea reiterate their determination to take “the strongest measures” towards the individuals guilty of these acts.
Chelsea condemns racist acts
» Chelsea Football Club finds any form of discriminatory behavior abhorrent, wrote the London club in an official press release. This has no place in Chelsea or any of our communities. Yet there are still such idiots who call themselves supporters, which brings shame to Chelsea FC, our coaches, our players, our staff and our true supporters.
As a reminder, this match ended in a tense atmospherethe two managers Antonio Conte and Thomas Tuchel hanging on from the final whistle.