Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard pictured with 'anti-Semitic' Wiley

Controversy as Man United stars Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingardknown for their stance against racismare pictured partying and posing for photos with disgraced ‘anti-Semiticrapper Wiley in a Dubai nightclub

  • The Premier League stars are on a break as the season pauses until February 5
  • Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard were spotted with disgraced rapper Wiley
  • The Manchester United stars were seen with the artist in Dubai after a show
  • Wiley has previously sparked controversy with online ‘anti-semitctirades
  • 맨체스터 유나이티드마커스 래쉬 포드 Jesse Lingard have been spotted partying with disgraced rapper Wiley.

    In a photo shared by Wiley on Instagram, the Red Devils duo were seen posing alongside the rapper after a performance in Dubai on Sunday.

    The grime artist has previously sparked controversy with his online anti-semitic tirades on a number of occasions.

    Rashford addressed the image today, saying it ‘could easily be misconstruedand stating he ‘did not condone discriminative language or behaviour aimed at the Jewish community’, although he did not apologise.

    Wiley was banned from 트위터 7 월 2020 after being widely condemned for a series of posts, including one which called Jewish people ‘cowards and snakes’.

    He caused further controversy when he claimed his Jewish associates in the music and entertainment industry ‘still see us as slaves’ 그녀는 Met가 '립 서비스'만 지불했다고 주장했습니다. Bridgerton은 최고의 드라마 시리즈 후보로 지명되었습니다. 종교가 자신의 신념과 관행을 기반으로 환경 및 보존 프로젝트를 개발하도록 돕기 위해.

    He subsequently set up a new Twitter account under the handle @WileyRecordings, which the Campaign Against Antisemitism (CAA) says was used to ‘spout racist hate towards Jews’.

    Rashford has been hailed for his political work, speaking out against racism in football and using his public standing to put pressure on the UK government when it came to a free school meals programme.

    Manchester United and England stars Jesse Lingard (왼쪽) and Marcus Rashford (권리) were pictured with disgraced 'anti-semitic' rapper Wiley (센터) in Dubai

    Manchester United and England stars Jesse Lingard (왼쪽) and Marcus Rashford (권리) were pictured with disgraced ‘anti-semiticrapper Wiley (센터) in Dubai

    The Man United forward addressed the photo on Twitter, claiming 'could easily be misconstrued' and stating he 'did not condone discriminative language aimed at the Jewish community', but did not apologise

    The Man United forward addressed the photo on Twitter, claiming ‘could easily be misconstruedand stating he ‘did not condone discriminative language aimed at the Jewish community’, but did not apologise

    Rashford added that he believes tackling anti-semitism in and outside of football should be given a 'greater level of attention'

    Rashford added that he believes tackling anti-semitism in and outside of football should be given a ‘greater level of attention

    Twitter told Jewish News that the account was 'permanently suspended for violations of the Twitter rules on hateful conduct policy'

    Twitter told Jewish News that the account was ‘permanently suspended for violations of the Twitter rules on hateful conduct policy

    작년, he was made an MBE on the back of his efforts to end child poverty by creating a level playing field for all ages and races.

    RASHFORD’S RESPONSE

    ‘This picture has been brought to my attention which I understand now, given context, could easily be misconstrued.

    ‘I would like to reinforce that I do not and will not condone discriminative language or behaviour of any kind aimed at the Jewish community or any other community.

    ‘I truly believe that tackling antisemitism in and outside of the game requires a greater level of attention and should very much form part of the game’s anti-racism stance.

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    The England international released a short statement in response to the image, insisting he ‘did not condone discriminative language or behaviour aimed at the Jewish community’.

    ‘This picture has been brought to my attention which I understand now, given context, could easily be misconstrued,’ 그는 말했다.

    ‘I would like to reinforce that I do not and will not condone discriminative language or behaviour of any kind aimed at the Jewish community or any other community.

    ‘I truly believe that tackling antisemitism in and outside of the game requires a greater level of attention and should very much form part of the game’s anti-racism stance,’ 그는 덧붙였다.

    에 2020, Lingard was one of a number of footballers to take part in a campaign to raise awareness about antisemitism.

    The 29-year-old featured alongside fellow top-flight players and managers in a video to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, urging football fans to condemn hatred and antisemitism.

    The midfielder has also spoken about the importance of education and Black History Month to combat racism.

    Rashford received an MBE from Prince William in 2021 for his work against child poverty

    Rashford received an MBE from Prince William in 2021 for his work against child poverty

    He has advocated for social media platforms to introduce stricter measure, such as proof of ID, to prevent racist trolls.

    Wiley, who has reportedly struggled to get bookings in the UK following his anti-semitic tirades, performed at a +44 event held at Club Blu Dubai in the V Hotel.

    He later posted the photo with the Premier League stars, Kevin의 딸 Erika Mahoney는 그녀도 피해자 중 하나라고 밝혔습니다.: ‘Thank you @officialdjironik for getting me a booking and big up these dons.

    The grime artist performed at a +44 event held at Club Blu Dubai in the V Hotel on Sunday

    The grime artist performed at a +44 event held at Club Blu Dubai in the V Hotel on Sunday

    The Red Devils duo are enjoying a break from Premier League action in Dubai during the winter break

    The Red Devils duo are enjoying a break from Premier League action in Dubai during the winter break

    Fans took to Twitter to express their disappointment that the footballers, Rashford in particular, would pose with Wiley after their political work.

    Actor Tracy-Ann Oberman posted: ‘Well this is depressing. Unashamed jew hater Wiley hanging out with someone I admire enormously.

    ‘Dear Marcus Rashford I hope someone informs you about Wiley’s repulsive hatred ASAP.

    그 동안에, Jake Wallis Simons, Editor of the Jewish Chronicle wrote: ‘Guess Wiley’s antisemitism storm didn’t make a difference to Jesse Lingard and Marcus Rashford.

    Fans took to Twitter to express their disappointment at the footballer's actions

    Fans took to Twitter to express their disappointment at the footballer’s actions

    Another Twitter user described Rashford’s actions as an ‘odd moveand questioned how United’s Jewish community would feel towards them.

    ‘As fantastic as Rashford has been politically for this country,’ 그들은 썼다. ‘Taking snaps with Wiley who has been an unapologetic and vocal antisemite in recent times is a somewhat odd move.

    ‘[나는] genuinely wonder how Man United’s Jewish community feels about this…

    While another could not hold back their confusion, 첨가: ‘How can you do all the good in the world that Marcus Rashford does and then hang out with Wiley?

    ‘The man is literally a self confessed racistconfused is not the word.

    Social media users questioned how Manchester United's Jewish community would feel

    Social media users questioned how Manchester United’s Jewish community would feel

    The England internationals appeared to travel to Dubai for some warm weather training during the league’s break.

    Lingard posted a series of photos of him training in the sun with clear blue skies in the background, along with the caption: ‘Grind don’t stop.

    Rashford was also in on the social media action as shared three black-and-white photos of him shirtless hard at work on a training pitch, 쓰기: ‘No days off.

    They were also pictured alongside musician Alice Kube at the event on Sunday in a photo posted to the artist’s Instagram.

    She captioned the post: ‘Another eventful entry in the dubai diaries @marcusrashford @jesselingard.

    With the Premier League season halted until February 5, several top-flight stars have headed to the footballer’s playground of Dubai.

    Lingard posted a series of photos showing him training under the Dubai sun on Monday

    The midfielder posted the photos to Instagram with the caption: 'Grind don't stop'

    Lingard posted a series of photos showing him training under the Dubai sun on Monday

    Rashford shared three black-and-white photos of him shirtless on a training pitch

    Rashford shared three black-and-white photos of him shirtless on a training pitch

    The England internationals were also pictured alongside musician Alice Kube (센터) at the event in Dubai on Sunday

    The England internationals were also pictured alongside musician Alice Kube (센터) at the event in Dubai on Sunday

    Dubai seems to be an extremely popular location for the Premier League players who are not on international duty to put their feet up.

    Liverpool trio Andy Robertson, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and James Milner grabbed the chance to squeeze in 18 holes in at one of the world’s most luxurious courses as they were among the big names competing in the Dubai Desert Classic Pro-Am on Tuesday.

    Jurgen Klopp’s players were paired with South Africa’s Charl Schwartzel, the winner of the Masters in 2011, as they took on the rest of the field, which included top golfers like Ian Poulter, Henrik Stenson and Danny Willett, at the stunning Majlis Course at The Emirates Golf Club.

    (L to R): Andy Robertson, James Milner and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are all golfing in Dubai

    (L to R): Andy Robertson, James Milner and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are all golfing in Dubai

    Oxlade-Chamberlain plays from the back tee of the iconic 8th hole during the morning Pro-Am

    Oxlade-Chamberlain plays from the back tee of the iconic 8th hole during the morning Pro-Am

    (왼쪽) and Milner (권리) admire their shots during their morning round on Tuesday

    Milner sees his ball down after teeing off

    로버트슨 (왼쪽) and Milner (권리) admire their shots during their morning round on Tuesday

    Rashford’s United team-mate Harry Maguire and Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford were also present as the five top-flight stars swapped their boots for their clubs.

    The England defender and goalkeeper were playing in another group on Tuesday alongside professional golfer Ryan Fox but they posed for a picture with Ryder Cup star and former Open winner Shane Lowry before they teed off.

    The Irishman posted the image on Instagram, 캡션과 함께: ‘Great group today in Dubai. Easy money for the Irish.

    Manchester City star Jack Grealish, 그 동안에, was reunited with his former Aston Villa team-mate John McGinnit is believed the duo are in Dubai.

    Harry Maguire and Jordan Pickford were both also playing the Dubai Desert Classic Pro-Am

    Harry Maguire and Jordan Pickford were both also playing the Dubai Desert Classic Pro-Am

    잭 그리 리쉬 (권리) and John McGinn (왼쪽) are also in Dubai, with the England star calling McGinn his 'brother'

    잭 그리 리쉬 (권리) and John McGinn (왼쪽) are also in Dubai, with the England star calling McGinn his ‘brother