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‘It wasn’t funny’: Tottenham’s Dele Alli apologies over coronavirus video – video report

Dele Alli has apologised for a video posted on his Snapchat account in which the Tottenham and England midfielder appeared to mock an Asian man and joke about the coronavirus outbreak. Alli, who has been on holiday during his club’s winter break, posted the video of him wearing a face mask in an airport departure lounge on Saturday with the message: 'Corona whattt, please listen with volume.' The 23-year-old then zooms the camera towards an unsuspecting man of Asian appearance before panning to a bottle of antiseptic hand wash captioned: 'This virus gunna have to be quicker than that to catch me.' The video was subsequently deleted after several complaints were made, with Alli issuing a statement on Sunday evening in which he admitted he had 'let myself down and the club'

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