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Most racist abusers of footballers are still active on Twitter, PFA finds | The Guardian

Racist abuse of footballers on Twitter increased over the course of the 2020-21 season and the majority of offending accounts are still active on the platform, research by the Professional Footballers’ Association has found.

More than six million tweets were analysed in a year-long study that identified 359 accounts as sending explicitly racist abuse to players, with the volume of abuse rising by 48% in the second half of the season.

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Source: Most racist abusers of footballers are still active on Twitter, PFA finds | The Guardian

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