Police are appealing for people to come forward with information after a university football team abandoned a match over an “extremely offensive racial slur”.
The match, between Aberdeen University FC (AUFC) and Kincorth AFC at Tullos, was abandoned after just 30 minutes following the claim of verbal abuse.
The AUFC 2nd team players abandoned the Soccer World Division One (north) match in protest after the referee failed to take action.
In a post on Facebook, the university described the remark towards one of their players as an “extremely offensive racial slur”.
AUFC would like to inform our fans that on Saturday, 20th of April, our 2nd team walked off the pitch and, subsequently,…
A formal complaint was not reported, although Police Scotland is appealing for anyone with information from the day to get in touch about the incident.