Police probing racist abuse at northeast derby
Police are investigating an allegation of racist abuse by a fan
during the northeast derby between Sunderland and Newcastle in the
Northumbria Police said there was a report of racist language
”used by a supporter in one area of the stadium” in Sunday’s
match, which finished 1-1 at the Stadium of Light.
Police praised the behavior of both sets of fans, despite 15
people being arrested from a crowd of almost 50,000.