UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson condemns racist abuse of England football team

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday condemned the racist abuse directed at three Black England players who missed their penalties in the team’s shootout loss to Italy in the final of the European Championship. Johnson tweeted that “those responsible for this appalling abuse should be ashamed of themselves.” This England team deserve to be lauded as heroes, not racially abused on social media. Those responsible for this appalling abuse should be ashamed of themselves. — Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) July 12, 2021 Marcus Rashford’s penalty hit the post and spots…

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Dwayne Johnson y Vin Diesel no entierran el hacha de guerra

Una de las grandes ausencias de Fast & Furious 9 fue la de Dwayne Johnson, la estrella de acción apodada como La Roca que se unió a esta exitosa franquicia de acción en su quinta entrega y protagonizó su primer spin-off en 2019. Su no presencia ha sido muy notoria para los fans, puesto que esta última entrega recuperaba a algunos de los rostros míticos que se han dejado caer a lo largo de las ya 10 películas que conforman esta taquillera saga. No obstante su ausencia se explica en…

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UEFA EURO 2020 Final, Italy vs England: Boris Johnson Hails England “Heroes” After “Heartbreaking” Loss To Italy

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the England football team “played like heroes” after they lost on penalties to Italy in the Euro 2020 final. Terming the loss as a “heartbreaking result”, Johnson tweeted that the team had done the country proud. “That was a heartbreaking result to end #Euro2020 but Gareth Southgate and his @England squad played like heroes,” Boris Johnson tweeted. They have done the nation proud and deserve great credit,” he added. That was a heartbreaking result to end #Euro2020 but Gareth Southgate and his…

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“Should Be Ashamed”: British PM Boris Johnson On Racial Abuse Of England’s Euro 2020 Team

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said he was appalled at racial abuse targeting England’s football stars, after they lost the Euro 2020 final to Italy on a penalty shoot-out. Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka, the three players who missed England’s penalties on Sunday, were the victims of a stream of abuse on Twitter and Instagram. “This England team deserve to be lauded as heroes, not racially abused on social media,” Johnson wrote on Twitter. “Those responsible for this appalling abuse should be ashamed of…

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Boris Johnson Announces Stadium Ban For Those Racially Abusing Footballers

Laws banning football hooligans in England from attending matches will be extended to target those responsible for racially abusing players on social media, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday. The proposed change to football banning orders follows a deluge of abuse being directed at several black England players after the team’s defeat in the Euro 2020 final against Italy on Sunday. “What we’re doing is today taking practical steps to ensure that the football banning order regime is changed, so that if you are guilty… of racist…

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UEFA EURO 2020 Final: Queen Elizabeth, British PM Boris Johnson Wish England Luck

Queen Elizabeth and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson sent good luck messages to the England team ahead of Sunday’s Euro 2020 final against Italy at Wembley. Gareth Southgate’s side have reached the European Championship title match for the first time, ending England’s 55-year wait for a major final appearance. The queen, 95, handed England captain Bobby Moore the World Cup when the Three Lions won their only major trophy, against West Germany at Wembley in 1966. “Fifty-five years ago I was fortunate to present the World Cup to…

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Andy Murray rebukes Boris Johnson over ‘pathetic’ 1% NHS pay rise

Tennis star Andy Murray has joined condemnation of the government for the “pathetic” 1% pay rise given to NHS workers, moments after winning an exhausting five-set second-round win at Wimbledon. Answering questions after the game, he said it was “fantastic” many frontline health workers and other key figures of the pandemic had been recognised by being invited to the championships. “I think the whole country kind of realised how important they all are, and maybe hadn’t got the recognition that they probably deserve up until now,” Murray said. “So, yeah,…

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Suns F Cam Johnson out for Game 6 with illness

With a trip to the NBA Finals on the line, the Phoenix Suns will be without one of their most important players off the bench. Suns forward Cam Johnson is out for Game 6 of the Western Conference finals with a non-COVID-19 illness, the team announced before Wednesday’s game. Johnson averaged 9.6 points and 3.3 rebounds per game while shooting 34.9 percent from 3-point range during the regular season, but has come on strong during the Suns’ series against the Clippers. He’s scored in double digits in four of his…

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UEFA EURO 2020: British PM Boris Johnson Reacts As England Beat Germany To Reach Euro 2020 Quarterfinals

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was overjoyed as Harry Kane sealed a 2-0 win for England.© Twitter England sealed a place in the quarterfinals of the ongoing Euro 2020 on Tuesday thanks to two late goals from Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane. Happy with the win, England Prime Minister Boris Johnson took to Twitter to applaud the performance of Gareth Southgate’s side against Germany. England’s PM posted a picture of himself celebrating a goal by Kane, who found the back of the net for the first time in…

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