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Football: Discrimination

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN HL7947, tabled on 8 September 2020

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with (1) professional football clubs, and (2) the Police, about sharing data on discrimination within professional football.

Answered on

16 September 2020

Racism or any form of discrimination has no place in football or society.

The Government continues to liaise closely with the football authorities and the Police to combat discrimination and promote collaboration wherever possible.