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50-year-old arrested after sending disgusting racist abuse to England star Marcus Rashford

It’s taken a couple of days, but an arrest has finally been made concerning the racist abuse of England and Manchester United star, Marcus Rashford.

Rashford, along with Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka, were the three players to miss their penalty kicks in the Euro 2020 final shoot-out against Italy.

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Within hours of the match finishing and the disappointment setting in for English supporters, all three players were subjected to vile racist abuse on their social media accounts.

A 50-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of inciting racial hatred because of a tweet directed at Marcus Rashford

Now the Liverpool ECHO are reporting that West Mercia Police have arrested a 50-year-old.

The outlet state that the suspect has been detained on suspicion of inciting racial hatred, which follows the reporting of an inappropriate tweet posted on Sunday.

Rashford’s mural in Manchester was also defaced in the aftermath of Sunday’s defeat, however, the local community have since turned the wall into an area when hundreds of messages of love and support towards the player have been left.

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  1. Marcus, I am so sorry you were subjected to those disgusting diatribes by some ignorant poor excuses of humanity. Millions of us have just tremendous respect and admiration for you and your footballing compatriots. You and your friends in the football world provide enormous pleasure to millions of us. Get your back checked out, and then we look forward to seeing you back on the pitch nut-megging your opponents. Have a great 21/22 season.

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