A video of Chelsea fans spewing racist remarks to a black man in Paris has gone viral, leaving the British football team to investigate.
The incident happened on Tuesday when the team visited France to play Paris Saint-Germain in a Champions League. Fans who were on the train before the game began can be heard chanting, “We’re racist, we’re racist and that’s the way we like it,” before preventing a black man from entering the subway by constantly pushing him.
After the video went viral, Chelsea released a statement promising criminal action for those involved. According to CNN:
“Such behavior is abhorrent and has no place in football or society,” said statement released by Chelsea Wednesday.
“We will support any criminal action against those involved in such behavior, and should evidence point to the involvement of Chelsea season ticket holders or members the club will take the…
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