Investigation into alleged racist abuse towards Antonio Rudiger stays ongoing.
By Blake Welton
Final Up to date: 24/12/19 7:11pm
Tottenham have recognized and banned the supporter who threw a cup at Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga throughout Sunday’s recreation.
The incident occurred moments earlier than team-mate Antonio Rudiger alleged he was racially abused by Spurs followers throughout an ill-tempered 2-Zero win for Frank Lampard’s Chelsea aspect.
Photographs present Kepa being focused by a fan behind the objective within the 65th minute with the cup lacking the Spanish goalkeeper by inches as he walked throughout his six-yard field.
And Tottenham have now issued an announcement saying they’ve issued an instantaneous ban for the person accountable.
It learn: “We will proceed to take the strongest motion doable towards anybody discovered to be behaving on this manner.
“Our investigation into the alleged racist abuse towards Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger stays ongoing.
“If anybody has any additional info they need to please electronic mail [email protected] or textual content 07537 404821.”
A Chelsea fan was additionally arrested for alleged racist abuse of Heung-Min Son, who was proven a straight purple card for a foul on Rudiger.