Police to Investigate Mark Clatternburg Allegations: Referee Accused of Making Racist Remarks to John Obi Mikel and Juan Mata

Metropolitan Police called into conduct investigation into Stamford Bridge encounter.

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Police called on to investigate Mark Clattenburg comments

The Metropolitan Police have been asked to investigate whether Mark Clattenburg made racist remarks to Chelsea players.

The referee is already under scrutiny from the Football Association after Chelsea complained about two instances of his “inappropriate language” during Sunday’s defeat to Manchester United.

SOURCE: Sky Sports

The FA have opted to not hand the County Durham official a match for the coming weekend as the investigation into his alleged racist remarks gathers apace.

The referee is accused of racially abusing Chelsea pair John Obi Mikel and Juan Mata towards the end of yesterday’s explosive Stamford Bridge encounter.

The Metropolitan Police will also launch an investigation into an incident in which a steward was injured at Stamford Bridge.

It occurred as Javier Hernandez celebrated United’s winning goal in the 75th minute.

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