Investiagtion launched following sectarian abuse towards James McClean

FA’s anti-discrimination team “kick it out” alerted authorities over anti-Irish comments made at James McClean for not wearing a poppy to commemorate remembrance Day. This is the first investigation launched by the FA into sectarian abuse.

“We have received reports of discrimination towards James McClean and have informed the FA, who have confirmed they are investigating the matter together with Stoke City,” stated kick it out.

-Sam Fitzsimons