The Hoops captain exchanged an embrace with the Gers midfielder throughout pre-match warmups earlier than the spoils have been shared within the Previous Agency derby
Celtic skipper Scott Brown has backed Rangers’ Glen Kamara amid his racism storm, citing the alleged “disgusting” abuse directed on the Finland worldwide in the course of the Europa League conflict with Slavia Prague as one thing that “ought to by no means be a part of the sport”.
The Hoops captain exchanged an embrace with the Gers midfielder throughout pre-match warmups earlier than the spoils have been shared within the Previous Agency derby following a 1-1 draw, a fortnight on from Rangers dethroning their rivals as Scottish Premiership champions.
Kamara was the reported sufferer of raciallly charged feedback from Slavia’s Ondrej Kudela throughout Thursday’s European exit and Brown harassed that regardless of the goal, such conduct ought to be not tolerated in any kind.
What did Brown say?
“I believe it’s disgusting what occurred, to be completely trustworthy,” the previous Scotland worldwide mentioned.
“It doesn’t matter whether or not it’s a Rangers participant or Celtic participant, whoever it’s. It ought to by no means be a part of the sport.
“It simply exhibits that we’re with him, we stand with him on racism. It’s simply that little little bit of respect as effectively, figuring out it’s a fellow skilled.”
Brown on penalty name
The hosts took an early lead via Mohamed Elyounoussi at Celtic Park, earlier than Alfredo Morelos netted an equaliser forward of half-time – however in-between, Odsonne Edouard noticed a penalty name turned down.
Brown admitted that he was annoyed with the choice from referee William Collum handy a yellow card to the attacker, viewing the declare as a positive factor.
“I believe, for us, the primary half, we have been distinctive. We might have had three or 4,” he added. We had a penalty denied as effectively, it is a stonewall. There is no want for Odsonne to go down; there’s contact, we noticed at half-time. It is a kind of, you go in 2-Zero up and it modifications the entire recreation.