Following their 2-1 defeat towards Sheffield Utd on Wednesday January 27, 2021 on behalf of the twentieth day of the championship, Manchester United misplaced the throne of the Premier League to Manchester Metropolis, their nice rival. A defeat all of the extra painful as this opponent is useless final within the standings.
Nevertheless, if defeats are a part of soccer historical past, some supporters nonetheless discover it troublesome to just accept it. And sadly for Anthony Martial (creator of a refused aim) and Axel Tuanzebe (scorer towards his camp on the finish of the match), it’s they who discover themselves right this moment below fireplace from criticism, racist insults and demise threats on the social networks (Instagram, Twitter).
Anthony Martial and Mélanie Da Cruz threatened by supporters
A scenario as shameful as it’s worrying that has simply been shared Melanie Da Cruz, the companion of Anthony Martial. On his personal Instagram account, the usual reality TV contestant has certainly revealed the reality behind this mass harassment which may take very critical varieties and which doesn’t solely have an effect on soccer gamers, but in addition their family members.
Thus, after highlighting an English article which reported on the harassment suffered by Martial and Tuanzebe, Mélanie Da Cruz revealed, “It doesn’t date from yesterday the racist remarks. These identical folks ship them to me! Each recreation I get harassed by sick folks. ”And to the query“ what kind of messages can she receive? ”The reply is just stunning.
Decided to not cover this unhappy face of society, Mélanie Da Cruz has posted the various DMs that she receives every day from Manchester United supporters (amongst others). In this system ? “You’re white and you stay with a black asshole, it’s so disgusting“,”Fuck your husband“(repeated dozens of occasions),”Tell your fucking husband to leave Manchester or we will kill him. Last warning ! It costs us the Premier League title. You have an interest in clearing or you will put your life and your family (your children, Martial) in danger“. And we can’t think about what Anthony Martial, the primary involved by these assaults, should obtain from his facet …