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Date TimeSeptember 27, 2019
VoiceManchester City manager Pep Guardiola defended midfielder Bernardo Silva on Friday after the Portuguese player sent – and then deleted – a controversial tweet that sparked a racism row this week.
Pep Guardiola defends Bernardo Silva over tweet that sparked racism row – video
Silva tweeted two pictures side-by-side – one of his teammate Benjamin Mendy as a child, next to a character on packets of Conguitos chocolates, which are popular in Spain. The tweet provoked accusations of racism but Guardiola backed Silva’s characer at his press conference before Saturday’s Premier League trip to Everton.Guardiola defends ‘exceptional person’ Bernardo Silva over Mendy tweet

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