England forward Marcus Rashford has hit out at racist following the penalty loss against Italy in the European competition final.
Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford have hit out at racist after losing a penalty against Italy in the European tournament final against Italy.
Rashford who calmly hit the ball from the spot kick but was unlucky as it hit the pole after he sent the keeper to the wrong direction.
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The forward racially abuse after England lost the final following the penalty shootout.
The United star stated that he will continue to apologise for losing a penalty but will not be sorry for who he is.
“I can take critique of my performance all day long. My penalty was not good enough, it should have gone in, but I will never apologise for who I am and where I came from.
“I’ve felt no prouder moment than wearing those three lions on my chest and seeing my family cheer me on in a crowd of 10s of thousands.
“I dreamt of days like this. The messages I’ve received today have been positively overwhelming and seeing the response in Withington had me on the verge of tears.
“The communities that always wrapped their arms around me continue to hold me up.
“I’m Marcus Rashford, 23-year-old black man from Withington and Wythenshawe, South Manchester. If I have nothing else I have that.
“For all the kind messages thank you. I’ll be back stronger. We’ll be back stronger.”