West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka has been suspended by the club pending the conclusion of the FA’s disciplinary process and the Club’s own internal investigation.
In a statement, the club said: "WestBromwich Albion treats very seriously any such allegation which includes anyreference to ethnic origin and/or race and/or religion and/or belief."
The 35-year-old former French international has been given a five-match ban and fined £80,000 by the FA for the 'quenelle' gesture he made during his side's match against West Ham in December.
More top news
Comments made by Shane Sutton, Sir Bradley Wiggins' former coach, seem to have suggested Team Sky may have made use of TUEs.
The biggest hitters in the government have moved a long way towards giving Michel Barnier and Donald Tusk what they say they want.
Elsewhere, a cloudy and very mild night.