English professional footballer, Lauren Elizabeth James has started receiving heavy backlash from Nigerians over the way she stamps on Super Falcons of Nigeria star, Michelle Alozie.
Today, August 7th 2023, the Super Falcons of Nigeria crash out of World Cup after losing to England on penalties.
The Falcons held their own for 120 minutes in front of dozens of thousands of fans but came up short when it came down to penalties.
However, one of the controversial moments of the World Cup match between Nigerian and England was when Lauren James, got a red card after stamping on Nigeria’s defender, Alozie.
James was marked out of the game causing her frustrations on the pitch.
However, following the loss to England putting an end to Nigeria Super Falcons World Cup dream, internet users have started dragging James to filth and also accused her of racism over the way she stamped Alozie.
See photo and video below;
See reactions below;
aties_onofua: This is beyond ridiculous. She’s a racist 💔.
nnebolisa: This is racial faul from James the red card is not enough more to it FIFA body must do something. 😢.
ubifranklinofficial: Disgusting behavior 💔.
bilqiss04: This lady is too w😢cked , and she looks mixed so I can’t say it’s racism , you should do better.
iamccgbems: Nigeria women just couldn’t take advantage of the red card 😢.
veetamin__v: Nigeria is too tough for the world to handle👏👏👏👏.
@kingandlegendd: Racism lol. Lauren James was born in London to a black Grenadian and Dominican dad and a white English mother. So where’s the racism narrative from? Super Falcons had players like Alozie, Plumptre and Oshoala, we did well, we just lost the penalties. Why must we complain??.
@Jerry1Shima: Lauren james so this is finally you 🙄🙄 Racism everywhere.
kelglobalsolutions: Imagine she do bum bum , naso d yansh for burst . Shior.