A study found that European soccer commentators were not only far more likely to praise white players for their intelligence, leadership qualities and versatility, but also more likely to criticize black players for the absence of those attributes https://t.co/7eeEJJHYft
@nytimes Lukaku, Rashford, Sterling, any Dembele,BALOTELLI, all the way back to Pele. Kaepernick, Wilson, Reed, all the way back to Jim Brown. It's not just Europe. White athletes are praised for grit, determination, intelligence. Black players are praised for their "god given talent"