Officials from English giants Manchester United and represantatives from microblogging site Twitter will in a few weeks meet over racist abuse suffered by Paul Pogba.
The Frenchman was a victim on racist abuse on the site during United’s 1-1 stalemate with Wolves on Monday in which his penalty miss proved to be a watershed.
“Over the next few weeks, Twitter representatives will meet with Manchester United, Kick It Out and any other civil society stakeholders interested in hearing about the proactive work Twitter is doing to address online racist abuse towards certain footballers in the UK,” a Twitter spokesman said accordng to Sky Sports.
“We have always maintained an open and healthy dialogue with our partners in this space, but we know we need to do more to protect our users. Racist behaviour has no place on our platform and we strongly condemn it.” he added.