Football

Blades investigate Brown comments

Next Story →
Blades investigate Brown comments (©GettyImages)
Blades investigate Brown comments (©GettyImages).

Sheffield United have launched an internal inquiry into comments made on Twitter by reserve-team player Connor Brown following team-mate Ched Evans' prison sentence last week after being found guilty of rape.

Brown, 19, responded to Evans' five-year prison sentence by tweeting his support for Evans.

A statement released on the club's official website read: "Sheffield United confirmed today that an internal investigation is under way into social media comments made by reserve-team player Connor Brown following the verdict in the Ched Evans trial."

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2012, All Rights Reserved.

Topics:
Football
League One
Sheffield United
Ched Evans
Next Story →

Article Comments

Trending

Read more

Scroll for more articles below.