Super Eagles and Arsenal player, Alex Iwobi is facing a barrage of criticism for mocking a fellow black man during Arsenal’s 3-0 victory against Rennes in the Europa League.
Twitter users have criticized Alex Iwobi for being disrespectful to a fellow black man during a match yesterday.
The Arsenal player can be seen covering his nose in disgust and backing away when the other black man tried to speak to him, insinuating the man has mouth odour.
Nigerians and other black people on Twitter have criticized Alex for it while some found it amusing.
Below are Twitter reactions and the video.
— Ekpe 'AIRDEEz' E. (@AIRDEEz) March 14, 2019
What a disgraceful act from Iwobi. He should apologize for this pic.twitter.com/bZTncpFLui
— Baba Ibeji (@Marapolsa) March 15, 2019
— Ginnie d£ Block Holder. (@sey_robbie) March 14, 2019
Iwobi might be out for 4 weeks with this nose injury. pic.twitter.com/yUZAYz1zgi
— Niall (@niallmoran_) March 14, 2019