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Further support for racial equality from Brentford players and staff

Players from both teams take a knee before Play-Off tie

1 August 2020

Brentford FC reiterated its support for racial equality before the Sky Bet Championship Play-Off Semi-Final Second Leg on Wednesday. Football has continued to show solidarity against racial discrimination in recent weeks and Brentford players and staff took part before the Play-Off game, as they have done throughout. Players from both teams took a knee for a short period before kick-off of the match and Brentford players wore t-shirts to share our #BeeTogether message, the Club's policy on diversity and inclusion.

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The players' action follow a statement from the Club earlier this summer further outlining our position on Bee Together. That can be seen here. The Club has also released an updated video reiterating our stand against racism and discrimination. Under the #BeeTogether banner, the video features Brentford players, fans and staff, and stresses the importance the Club places on togetherness and unity. See it here.


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