Birmingham City fan given five year ban for racially abusing steward
A football fan has been banned from attending matches for five years after racially abusing a steward at a Birmingham City match.
The incident happened during Blues’ opening match of the season at home to Reading on August 8, 2015.
Joshua Lawrence, from Acocks Green , pleaded guilty to a racially aggravated public order offence at Birmingham Magistrates Court on Monday, September 26.
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