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Sky Sports pundit Alex Scott urges English football to keep Black Lives Matter alive next season

‘Any opportunity we can, we need to shine a light on it’: Sky Sports pundit Alex Scott urges English football to keep Black Lives Matter movement alive next season as Ashley Cole says displays must continue ‘until change happens’

  • Pundit Alex Scott says it’s crucial for Black Lives Matter to continue in football 
  • The former Arsenal women’s star said the movement must stay in the spotlight  
  • Ashley Cole agreed and said support should continue ‘until change happens’
  • The pair spoke after England and Iceland players took a knee before their clash 

Sky Sports pundit Alex Scott has urged English football to press on with support for the Black Lives Matter campaign next season. 

The former Arsenal women’s star said clubs, players and staff should continue their displays against discrimination after a year that has seen the world of sport play a huge part in bringing awareness by striking, taking a knee before games and wearing the movement’s message on jerseys.

The shooting of George Floyd by a white policeman in the US this summer triggered protests around the world and…