By Reuters | LONDON
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2020 11:53 AM IST
The 63-year-old Clarke referred to “coloured footballers” while addressing members of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee. He also said south Asian and Afro-Caribbean people had “different career interests” and referred to gay players making a “life choice”.
By Reuters | London
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2020 12:59 PM IST
Clarke was widely criticised after making a series of inappropriate comments while taking questions from members of the Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) select committee.
By Agence France-Presse | London
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2020 05:50 PM IST
The Premier League suspended all fixtures at an emergency meeting on Friday. Matches in the English Football League, FA Women’s Super League and Women’s Championship are also on hold.