Celtic complain to Sky Sports over interview broadcast

5 February 2020

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Photo: Getty Images Sky Sports had subtitled an interview with Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos (right) with the words "afterwards it was very frustrating to hear the crowd screaming at me. They were saying offensive and racist words."

The Scottish club said there were inconsistencies between an interview and the subtitles used by the broadcaster - which suggested racist words had been used.

Both West Ham and Tottenham have recently complained to media organisations over their coverage.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Celtic have become the latest club to complain about their coverage after Sky Sports broadcast an interview in which the subtitles suggested racist words had been used.

West Ham's owners recently complained to Sky Sports over coverage, forcing it to issue an apology, while Tottenham this week complained to BBC, believing they were unfairly singled out for incidents of alleged racism.

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