Wrighty sends ‘olive branch’ to Collymore after race slur

Date published: Wednesday 13th June 2018 10:17

Ian Wright has extended an olive branch to Stan Collymore despite his despicable comments.

Wright has once again shown himself to be the bigger man with this reaction:

The argument started when Collymore criticised Wright and others in an interview with the Guardian.

“To be a black pundit you either need to be a comedian like Chris Kamara or Ian Wright – guys who have big pearly-white smiles and everyone loves laughing at – or Jermaine Jenas and Alex Scott, who are completely inoffensive,” Collymore said.

Wright responded by tweeting Collymore, cc-ing in the other targets of Collymore’s words:

That caused Collymore to lash out, calling Wright “the epitome of a Tom” and a “c***”.

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