Police make arrest in connection with Stan Collymore abuse

Police make arrest in connection with Collymore abuse
© PA Photos
Police arrest a man after former Premier League footballer Stan Collymore was racially abused on Twitter.

Police have arrested a man after former Premier League footballer Stan Collymore claimed he was racially abused on Twitter.

The alleged incident took place in the early hours of Saturday morning when Collymore reportedly received the tweet.

Northumbria police have stated that the 21-year-old will be held in custody ahead of the investigation.

Collymore, 40, has represented Liverpool, Aston Villa and Nottingham Forest in his career and now works as a broadcaster.

Andy Carroll
Read Next:
Collymore: 'Andy Carroll needs time at Liverpool'
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City23202167175062
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd23155348163250
3Liverpool23138254282647
4Chelsea23145441162547
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs23135546212544
6Arsenal23116641301139
7Burnley239771920-134
8Leicester CityLeicester238783432231
9Everton2376102538-1327
10Watford2375113342-926
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2367102941-1225
12Crystal Palace2367102133-1225
13Bournemouth2366112435-1124
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2366111939-2024
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2365122131-1023
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2358101729-1223
17Southampton2349102334-1121
18Stoke CityStoke2355132350-2720
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom23310101830-1219
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account