Walsall Football Club are aware of an alleged racist comment directed towards a Milton Keynes Dons player during the first half of Tuesday night’s Papa John’s Trophy tie at the Poundland Bescot Stadium.
The Club are appalled to learn of this incident and we are working closely with MK Dons and West Midlands Police on this matter.
We are investigating this matter and we encourage anyone with information that could help identify the individual/individuals to come forward to Walsall Football Club or West Midlands Police.
Racist and discriminatory behaviour towards any player, official, staff member or supporter is completely unacceptable and will not be tolerated at the Poundland Bescot Stadium.
If you see any discriminatory behaviour during a match at the Poundland Bescot Stadium, please text 07585 858 030 with details of the incident and location in the stadium to report it as soon as possible.