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 Statement
"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
feelings known on the matter."