多名前英格蘭足球運動員曝光曾遭圈子內性虐待

David White, seen here playing for England B in 1991, said: 『I now realise the effects of Bennell』s actions were much more far-reaching than I knew then.』 Photograph: Richard Sellers/Sportsphoto
David White, seen here playing for England B in 1991, said: 『I now realise the effects of Bennell』s actions were much more far-reaching than I knew then.』 Photograph: Richard Sellers/Sportsphoto

【博聞社】多名英國退役球員最近透露,在小時候參加足球訓練時,曾遭俱樂部教練等足球圈內人士性侵。

衛報報道,英國「全國防止虐待兒童協會」隨即設立熱線鼓勵曾受到侵害的球員求助,兩小時就收到50多個電話。目前,已有四名球員勇敢站出來。

目前,英國體育大臣特雷西·克勞奇、英格蘭足總主席克拉克都已介入了此事的調查和處理。