Wolves fan convicted of Tammy Abraham racist ‘monkey gesture’

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Wolves fan Josef Smith aimed the gestures at Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham

A Wolves fan has been handed a four-year-banning order for aiming monkey gestures at Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham.

Josef Smith, of Kingswinford, was found guilty of abusive behaviour to cause distress and a racially-aggravated count of the same offence.

The 40-year-old warehouse worker committed the offences during Chelsea’s 5-2 win at Molineux on 14 September.

He was sentenced by Dudley Magistrates’ Court.

The hearing was also told Mr Smith spat at rival fans.

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