Anorak News | John Terry Race Row: Daily Mirror Prejudices Investigation Against Chelsea Captain

John Terry Race Row: Daily Mirror Prejudices Investigation Against Chelsea Captain

by | 18th, November 2011

JOHN TERY Race Row: The investigation into the Chelsea captain’s language towards QPR’s Anton Ferdinand has not been concluded. Terry says he used the words “f**king black c***” but without racial intent. We’ve seen no new evidence. We’ve only seen one out of context clip of Terry talking. It would be unwise to prejudice the case – unless you’re the Daily Mirror and decide to lead with:

“Police want Terry charged”

So. Why has Terry not been charged, then? And what is the “new twist” the Mirror announces?

Well, the new twist does not exist. David Collins reports:

POLICE say there is enough proof to charge England captain John Terry over his alleged racist rant.

What police? Surely all this does is besmirch Terry’s name and pre-empt the results of the investigation. It is utterly wrong.

They have quizzed six senior Chelsea players about his ugly on-pitch clash with Anton Ferdinand and are sending a file to crown prosecutors to make a final decision. A source claimed yesterday: “There is a feeling among some officers that John Terry has a case to answer.”

Some officers have a feeling? A man’s career depends on a feeling?

Up to 10 Met officers have examined video footage of the game.

Maybe the Mirror’s idiotic source at the Met can tell us how many of the 10 officers think Terry is guilty and how many think he is innocent? Who needs facts and evidence when you have the opinions of the “institutionally racist” Met? You can see the morning meeting:

Sarge: Hands up who thinks the black youth is guilty?

Coppers: All raise hands.

Sarge: Remember the Stephen Lawrence case…

Coppers: Hands down. (Until Lawrence case ends and hands can go up again).

Collins then ends his hideous piece of prejudicial reporting with this line:

Prosecutors will now have to consider if they have enough evidence to take the case to court and whether it would be in the public interest.

Well, yes, Dan. That’s the way with the law – you need evidence to secure a conviction. In the media only need only a nudge and a wink…

Nov 17: Sepp Blatter Uses The John Terry Defence: Fifa President Says Black Is White And White Is Black

Nov 16: As Chelsea’s Terry Sweats And Liverpool’s Suarez Is Charged Over Alleged Racism Sepp Blatter Blames The Victims

Nov 15: John Terry Race Row: The Sun Turns Chelsea Captain Into Mad Dog Gaddafi

Nov 9: John Terry: Sun Says QPR’s Anton Ferdinand Wants To Shoot Chelsea Captain John Terry

Nov 8: Chelsea Captain John Terry’s Race Row: Ian Wright Gives A Masterclass In Stupidity

Nov 7: John Terry Race Row: Death Threats, Anton Ferdinand For England And Hiding In Sweden

Nov 4: John Terry Race Row: A Tabloid Hoax And Applying The Principles

Nov 3: John Terry: Blaming The White Working Class For Chelsea Captain’s Trials

Nov 2: John Terry Race Row: Racist Chelsea Fans And Newcastle’s Zero Tolerance

November 1: QPR’s Anton Ferdinand Retweets His Views On Chelsea’s John Terry?

November 1: John Terry’s Racism: Matthew Syed Insults Chelsea’s André Villas-Boas

October 31: Chelsea’s John Terry Is Innocent: Daily Mail And Stan Collymore See what They Want To See On YouTube

October 30: The Hollow John Terry Racism Debate: After Cantona and Kitson, The Chelsea Captain Matters

October 29: Manchester United’s Rio Ferdinand Blasts John Terry? Daily Mail Guns For Chelsea Captain

October 28: John Terry Racism Row: Chelsea’s Andre Villas-Boas And Arsenal’s Wenger Are Badly Wrong

October 27: Why Is The Daily Mail In A Rush To Find Chelsea’s John Terry Guilty Of (Alleged) Racism?

October 27: Chelsea’s John Terry Is Being Tried By A Vengeful Media That Excuses Racism

October 26: Daily Mail Says Racism Is No Big Deal: Black Footballers Should Complain About More Important Things

October 26 :Is Chelsea’s John Terry A Teflon-Coated Odious Chancer Or The Misunderstood Hero?

October 25: Chelsea’s John Terry Says He Is The Real Victim Of QPR Abuse: Anton Ferdinand Might Wonder



Posted: 18th, November 2011 | In: Key Posts, Sports Comments (2) | TrackBack | Permalink