German aspect VFL Bochum are investigating claims of racial abuse geared toward Arsenal loanee Jordi Osei-Tutu.
The 20-year-old was topic of an incident in his first sport for the membership since becoming a member of final month, a pleasant in opposition to Swiss aspect St Gallen on Tuesday night time.
He reposted a video of the incident, displaying him visibly upset whereas his team-mates tried to defuse the scenario, on his Instagram feed with the caption “Say No To Racism”.
In one other social media submit, Bochum have introduced they are going to be wanting into the incident and reassured followers that they are going to be supporting their participant.
“VfL Bochum vehemently condemns all forms of racism,” stated the membership. “Jordi, we stand behind you!
“The incident in yesterday’s check sport in opposition to St Gallen might be additional processed with all contributors. The membership reserves the correct to take additional steps.”
Osei-Tutu stepped as much as Arsenal’s U23s in 2018 and made 18 appearances to assist win the title, however is but to debut with the senior group.
In April, the Arsenal participant participated within the PFA’s “Sufficient” marketing campaign making a stand in opposition to racism and abuse in soccer.
Bochum, who’re based mostly simply exterior of Dortmund, play in 2. Bundesliga and completed final season in 11th place.