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BBC Football Pundit Taken Off The Air After Criticising ‘Young Black Lads'

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

A BBC football pundit has been taken off the air for “completely unacceptable” comments after saying “young black lads” need “pulling down a peg a two”. Craig Ramage, a former Derby County midfielder, faced a backlash after criticism of the Sky Bet Championship club's 1-1 home draw with Huddersfield on Saturday. Speaking on BBC Radio Derby's Sportscene Podcast, Ramage said: “When I look over and I look at certain players, their body language, their stance, the way they act, you just feel, ‘whoa, hold on a minute - he needs pulling down a peg or two'. So I'd probably say that about all the...
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BBC sack Ramage as Derby star Lowe highlights ‘racial stereotyping' after he said ‘black lads need pulling down a peg'

BBC sack Ramage as Derby star Lowe highlights ‘racial stereotyping' after he said ‘black lads need pulling down a peg'

1 month ago   |   By The Sun


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