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Robert Muir ‘overwhelmed’ by response to his story of racism in football – The Guardian

Former St Kilda footballer Robert Muir says he has been ‘overwhelmed’ by the reaction to a story detailing his experience of racism in football

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Former St Kilda footballer Robert Muir says he has been overwhelmed by the reaction to a story detailing his experience of racism in football. Muir opened up in an interview with the ABC which published a feature article on Sunday revealing his story of persecution throughout his 68-game career in the 1970s and 80s and the hardships he had suffered since.
It led to St Kilda apologising unreservedly to Muir and his family and committing to supporting the 66-year-old, while also drawing responses…

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