FA will not investigate the matter, although they insist they take the allegations extremely seriously
Last Updated: 18/02/20 11:02pm
Chelsea have promised to ban any Manchester United supporters who are identified as having made homophobic and biphobic chants during Monday night’s match, which United won 2-0.
The Football Association has confirmed they will not be investigating the matter, although they insist they take the allegations extremely seriously and remain in regular, ongoing discussions with the Police, Kick It Out and Crown Prosecution Service on what language is deemed discriminatory.
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Chelsea released a statement in relation to the chants made on Monday night in which they promised to “always take firm action against all forms of discriminatory behaviour”.
“At last night’s match a large group of Manchester United supporters made unacceptable homophobic chants,” read the statement.
“A number of these away supporters were prevented from entering the stadium and others were ejected during the…