Chelsea players become the second Premier League teams after Liverpool take enough is enough campaign by taking to their knee in solidarity with George Floyd who was killed by police officer Derek Chauvin.
Protests have been rife in the United States following Floyd’s death around the globe and the sporting world has also rallied against social and political injustice with some of football’s leading lights have used their platform to support the cause.
Jadon Sancho, who himself is a Chelsea fan, revealed a shirt with the words “Justice for George Floyd” after he scored a hat-trick for Borussia Dortmund at the weekend.
Several Premier League stars have also posted on Instagram with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag include Kevin De Bruyne, Tammy Abraham, Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford have all got involved thus far.
And now the Blues have shown solidarity with club captain Cesar Azpilicueta take lead by example by posting a picture on social media of the squad kneeling with the caption “Enough is enough. We are all HUMANS. Together we are stronger. #BlackLivesMatter “