Wolves striker Leigh Griffiths, who is currently on loan to Scottish Premier League club Hibernian has become embroiled in a race row after allegedly sending an abusive message to one of his 13,000 followers.
Today Wolves released a statement condemning such comments adding that Hibs is responsible for disciplinary action :
"Wolves are aware of an alleged racist comment made on Twitter last
night by Leigh Griffiths.
"The Club condemns such comments in the strongest possible terms and
are extremely angry and disappointed.
"The player is currently on loan at Hibernian FC and is likely to
remain there for the rest of the season.
"He is, therefore, subject to the disciplinary procedures of Hibernian
FC and those of the Scottish Football Association.
"However, Wolves are in dialogue with Hibernian and are making their
MP sparks 'sexist' Twitter war: "shut up and be a good girl"
A 'Twitter war' was sparked after a Labour MP tweeted referring to an interview given by former Midlands MP Louise Mensch's husband in which he claimed his wife resigned from her Corby post because of fear of defeat at the next election.
Louise Mensch quickly corrected her husband stating he reason for stepping down was to spend more time with her family in New York.
The MP for Grimsby Austin Mitchell sent a public reply:
Shut up Menschkin.A good wife doesn't disagree with her master in public and a good little girl doesn't lie about why she quit politics