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Racist abuse targets 3 English players who missed penalties  

By Editor - Sun Jul 11, 11:27 pm

Three Black players who missed penalty kicks for England in the decisive European Championship shootout against Italy on Sunday night were subjected to racist abuse online, prompting the English Football Association to issue a statement condemning the language used against the players. Bukayo Saka, at 19 one of the youngest players on the England squad, missed the penalty that gave the title to Italy and denied England its first international trophy since the 1966 World Cup.

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Racist abuse targets 3 English players who missed penalties

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