Thursday, December 7, 2017
UEFA is awaiting match reviews amid an allegation of racist abuse towards Liverpool teenager Rhian Brewster.
The Merseyside membership reported Spartak Moscow to the governing physique after the 17-year-old striker, who needed to be restrained by team-mates and training workers on the ultimate whistle of their UEFA Youth League recreation, made a grievance.
A UEFA spokesman instructed Press Affiliation Sport: “UEFA will probably be ready to obtain the official match reviews. We will give you official info on this within the subsequent days.”
Liverpool confirmed within the wake of the incident that they’d “adopted the right process by reporting the alleged incident to UEFA”, and Press Affiliation Sport understands the report pertains to alleged racist abuse.
It’s the second time this season that the Reds have made a grievance towards Spartak after Brewster’s team-mate Bobby Adekanye was racially abused by followers throughout a recreation in Moscow in September.
On that event, the Russian membership was ordered to partially shut its academy floor for its subsequent house fixture by UEFA.