Borussia Dortmund has come out publicity to stand against the racial abuse on newly signed youngster from Birmingham City Jude Bellingham on social media.
The young Englishman played his last match for Birmingham City in a 1-3 loss to Derby County.
Bellingham who has been tipped as Jadon Sancho’s successor at Borussia Dortmund was subject to racial abuse on social media.
The club on it’s statement through its official Twitter handle spoke against the act.
We strongly support and stand with @BellinghamJude who was subjected to racial abuse on social media. There is absolutely NO room for racism and all forms of discrimination at Borussia Dortmund.
— Borussia Dortmund (@BlackYellow) July 23, 2020
Should Bellingham even worry about this behavior?
The youngster took a decision best known to him in his career, and obviously this act would not deter him from doing his best for his new club.
Meanwhile, Jude Bellingham continues to thank his club and fans for their support throughout his stay at the club.
Not the way I wanted to go out. Gave everything but wasn’t to be. I can’t thank @BCFC and the academy enough for what they’ve done for me over the last 10 years. It’s been an absolute pleasure working with all the staff and all my teammates during that period of time and owe… pic.twitter.com/TUzEbxAAWP
— Jude Bellingham (@BellinghamJude) July 23, 2020