Ian Wright

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 Leon Reid of Menapians AC, Wexford, centre, on his way to winning the Men’s 60m ahead of, Joseph Ojewumi of Tallaght AC, left, and Dean Adams of Ballymena & Antrim AC, right, during day two of the Irish Life Health Elite Athlete Indoor Micro Meet at Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena in Dublin. Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Just when Leon Reid thinks he’s already seen and heard it all he gets another reminder some people will always judge him by the colour of his skin or (...)

Irish athlete Leon Reid pictured at  the launch of the new Olympic Federation of Ireland campaign ‘Don’t Scroll By’. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Just when Leon Reid thinks he’s already seen and heard it all he gets another reminder some people will always like to judge him by the colour of his (...)

BT Sport presenter  Karen Carney received toxic comments, death threats and outright sexism after Leeds United picked up on some of her comments in a tweet. Photograph: Catherine Ivill/Getty Images

I don’t tend to get threats or death threats. The odd thing will come in, but I always feel it’s my brother or friends hiding behind anonymous profile(...)

Patrick O’ Brien (R) covers up as he arrives at Tralee District Court on Wednesday.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Football pundit and former Arsenal player Ian Wright has said he is “disappointed” that a Kerry teenager who admitted racially abusing him escaped a c(...)

Ian Wright says he forgives Patrick O’Brien for sending him racially abusive texts.  Photograph:  Peter Summers/ PA Wire

Former England footballer Ian Wright was shocked by the abuse he received from a Tralee teenager but forgave his late night online harasser, a court h(...)

World Cup, Stadio Sant’Elia, Cagliari, Italy,  1990. Ireland’s  Kevin Sheedy scores a vital goal. File photograph: Inpho

1. June 11th, 1990 World Cup (Cagliari) Republic of Ireland 1 (Kevin Sheedy, 73) England 1 (Gary Lineker, 9). You might remember this one. Of all pe(...)

Sergio Aguero will face no retrospective action for an incident involving Sian Massey-Ellis on Saturday. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty

Sergio Agüero will not face any retrospective action for placing a hand on the left shoulder of assistant referee Sian Massey-Ellis during Manchester (...)

Jame Vardy celebrates scoring Leicester City’s third in their win over Crystal Palace. Photograph:  Jason Cairnduff/PA

Leicester City 3 Crystal Palace 0 Jamie Vardy scored his 100th Premier League goal as Leicester got their challenge for Champions League football bac(...)

Ian Wright, who has worked as a TV pundit since retiring from  playing soccer, shared some of the hateful messages he received by posting them on his own social media accounts. File photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Gardaí have launched an investigation into racist messages sent to former Arsenal and England footballer Ian Wright from an Irish teenager’s social me(...)

What exercised most of the callers to Liveline last Thursday was, of course, the filthy fornication that has featured so prominently in Normal People,(...)

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