Wisbech Town FC investigate racism claim
Wisbech Town Football Club has launched an investigation after an unnamed player was accused of racism.
A user of the social media platform Twitter made the accusation when responding to a tweet from the club's account about upcoming fixtures. He did not name the player he was accusing.
The club statement reads: "Following a post released on the club's Twitter account earlier today, we’ve become aware of allegations of racism made against one of our current first team squad.
"We do not condone any form of racist behaviour by any person connected to this proud football club and we’d like to reassure people this serious allegation will be fully investigated.
"We will make a further statement once we’ve had opportunity to complete our investigation."