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Stoke fine James McClean, ask him to delete Instagram after controversial post

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The Stoke City winger has been handed hefty fine by his club after an ill-judged social media post showed him jokingly wearing a balaclava while speaking to his children
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Photo: James McClean fined two weeks' wages, agrees to delete Instagram account over post

Photo: James McClean fined two weeks' wages, agrees to delete Instagram account over post

1 month ago   |   By CaughtOffside

James McClean has been fined two weeks' wages by Stoke City and has agreed to delete his Instagram account after posting a controversial photo.
The image below shows the post, with McClean wearing a balaclava while teaching his children in what he describes as a history lesson.
It saw the Stoke ace receive a backlash given the ‘paramilitary connotations a balaclava carries in relation to the Irish Republic Army', as per the Guardian .
In turn, the Republic of Ireland international was quickly fined and has confirmed that he will be deleting his account having agreed to the club's...
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James McClean fined by Stoke over balaclava 'history lesson' post

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

McClean fined two weeks' wages and deletes Instagram account Player apologises for posting ‘ill-advised and offensive' picture James McClean has been fined two weeks' wages by Stoke City after his club took a dim view of an “inappropriate social media post” on Instagram. The Republic of Ireland midfielder, who was born in Derry, hastily removed a post published on Thursday which showed him wearing a black balaclava while teaching his children what he described as a “history lesson”. McClean has apologised and agreed to delete his Instagram media account, the Championship club have confirmed.
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James McClean fined two weeks' wages and forced to delete Instagram account over ‘inappropriate' balaclava post

1 month ago   |   By The Sun


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James McClean apologises for balaclava social media post as Stoke City issue fine

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

James McClean has apologised after he was disciplined by Stoke City following an 'inappropriate' social media post.
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James McClean punished by Stoke after 'paramilitary-style' Instagram post

James McClean punished by Stoke after 'paramilitary-style' Instagram post

1 month ago   |   By Daily Record

The Republic of Ireland winger shared an image of him wearing a balaclava and Stoke have responded by fining him two weeks wages.
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James McClean fined by Stoke over balaclava post on social media

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

James McClean has been fined two weeks' wages by Stoke after he posted a picture of him home schooling his children in a balaclava.
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James McClean: Stoke City punish midfielder over social media post

James McClean: Stoke City punish midfielder over social media post

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

Stoke have taken disciplinary action against James McClean over what the club has described as 'an inappropriate social media post'.
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Stoke City fine Ireland ace James McClean two weeks' wages over balaclava photo in deleted Instagram post

Stoke City fine Ireland ace James McClean two weeks' wages over balaclava photo in deleted Instagram post

1 month ago   |   By The Irish Sun

STOKE CITY have fined James McClean two weeks wages for a photo he uploaded yesterday to his Instagram of him wearing a balaclava.
The Ireland ace posted a picture of him in front of two of his children wearing a balaclava with the caption ‘today's school lesson - history'.
James McClean has been fined two weeks' wages by Stoke Getty Images - Getty
The winger deleted
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McClean told to delete Instagram account after ‘offensive' post

1 month ago   |   By Team Talk

Championship outfit Stoke City have fined winger James McClean following his controversial Instagram post earlier this week.
Derry-born McClean has been fined two weeks' wages and also agreed to delete his Instagram account following a post he made whilst in lockdown due to the coronavirus.
McClean, 30, “in an apparent attempt to be funny rather than offensive,” according to the Stoke Sentinel, shared a photo of his two young children looking up at him as he wore a balaclava synonymous with the IRA. It was titled: “Todays School lesson - History” and accompanied by laughing emojis.
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James McClean fined two weeks' wages by Stoke City over 'IRA' balaclava photo

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Stoke City midfielder James McClean has been fined two weeks' wages by the club after posting an "inappropriate social media post" that showed himself wearing a balaclava while teaching his children a "history lesson" at home.
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