The UFABET report that Chelsea are investigating allegations that some of their supporters racially abused Son Heung-min during Sunday’s clash with Tottenham Hotspur had a lot of tomorrow. And ended in a 2-2 draw with Son being substituted in the 79th minute
. The incident occurred during the second half of the game at Stamford Bridge, while Son was about to take a corner. He was racially abused by some fans from the Shade End,
adding that after the game there were pictures showing racist gestures towards Son
, both clubs have yet to make an official statement. But the good city media expects “Sing the Blues” to be aware of the event. And is investigating internally to try to find the culprit.
While the FA has not made a statement as well. It is investigating comments criticizing the referee of Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel whether they are subject to punishment or not.
It’s not the first time a South Korean national team star has encountered such an incident. He was subjected to online racist abuse by Manchester United fans in 2021 and the Red Devils were punished by banning three of the club’s season ticket holders from the stadium
. Ham United were also fined £184 by an English court for racially abusing Son during the Carabao Cup match.