Manchester City fans confuse new female South Korean player for male recruit on social media, sparking racist remarks

//Manchester City fans confuse new female South Korean player for male recruit on social media, sparking racist remarks

Manchester City fans confuse new female South Korean player for male recruit on social media, sparking racist remarks

Manchester City supporters on Twitter were left red-faced after confusion over new signing Lee Geum-min on Wednesday.“We’re delighted to announce the signing of South Korean international striker Lee Geum-min!” wrote the official Manchester City Twitter account. Rather than welcome her to the club, many of the responses confused her for an expected male signing.João Cancelo was widely hoped to be recruited for the Manchester City men’s team. Cancelo’s signing was later confirmed.Asia football…

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