Dele Alli apologises for coronavirus-related social media post; Tottenham vs Manchester United on June 19
The 24-year-old has also been fined £50,000 and ordered to undertake a face-to-face education course following a breach of FA Rule E3
The incident relates to a video was posted on the player snapchat account on febuary in which he appeared to mock an Asian man about the coronavirus outbreak
“It was an extremely poorly judged joke about a virus that has now affected us more than we could ever have imagined. I’m grateful that The FA has confirmed that my actions were not racist because I despise racism of any kind.
“We all need to be mindful of the words and actions we use and how they can be perceived by others.”
Dele Alli removed the video and issued an apology on Febuary, saying the matter “isn’t something that should be joked about” and that he “let myself down and the club”.
Spurs Head coach Jose Mourinho defended dele alli for showing remarkable Hmility in his apology and said the last thing that dele is, is anything connected with Racism or Disrespect,