Suarez and Evra: Liverpool apologize to Patrice Evra 9-years after Luis Suarez racially abused him

Suarez and Evra

Liverpool Football Club have apologized to former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra about how they handled Suarez and Evra racist saga.

Luis Suarez and Patrice Evra were involved in a row, after the row between the two in 2011, Suarez received an eight-match ban.

The Merseyside club were in support of their striker instead of condemning the Uruguayan for racially abusing a player, Liverpool players wore t-shirts supporting Suarez after the incident.

Suarez and Evra

Evra spoke at length about the incident in October and blasted the club for supporting Suarez, but Jamie Carragher apologised to Evra as the pair worked together on Sky Sports as pundits. 

Evra has now revealed he received an apology letter from Liverpool CEO, Peter Moore. 

Speaking on Sky Sports, Evra said:

‘I was pleased Jamie Carragher apologised. I received a personalised letter from Peter Moore and I was really touched about it. 

‘Three days after the show. I was like thank you very much, this is really touching my heart. but I was really disappointed for such a long time about a big club like Liverpool supporting a cause like that.’

‘Now I can see real honest people working for this club and I now have even more respect for Liverpool because they are fighting against a problem for the human race.

‘I was really pleased but I said ‘I still hope you don’t win the league!’ three months ago. It was really important for me and even though we have a big rivalry between us but it showed Liverpool is a top class club.’

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