Gareth Southgate: ‘I don’t want my players to be scarred by racist abuse’ – video

Gareth Southgate appeared dejected as he addressed the ‘unacceptable’ racist abuse to which his players were subjected during England’s resounding 5-1 win in Montenegro. Danny Rose appeared to be targeted by monkey chants, while Callum Hudson-Odoi – on his full debut – picked up a cigarette lighter thrown towards Raheem Sterling, who was allegedly targeted by the crowd throughout the game. Uefa has charged Montenegro over the incidents during the Euro 2020 qualifier, but Southgate added that any sanctions implemented would be 'worthless' without education.

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