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Pep Guardiola Defends Bernardo Silva After Player’s Tweet Causes Public Outrage (Video)

Veselin Trajkovic in Soccer Videos 25 Sep 2019

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A post by Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva on Twitter involving left-back Benjamin Mendy has widely been labelled as racist and caused a considerable outburst of public condemnation. Manager Pep Guardiola has responded by defending the Portuguese, saying that Silva is an open-minded person.

The English FA have contacted the Premier League champions in regards to the tweet, seeking explanation.

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Veselin Trajkovic


Vesko is a football writer that likes to observe the game for what it is, focusing on teams, players and their roles, formations, tactics, rather than stats. He follows the English Premier League closely, Liverpool FC in particular. His articles have been published on four different football blogs.

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