Police quiz Terry over racism row

Nov 30, 2011, 10:04 IST | AFP

British police quizzed Chelsea and England football captain John Terry over claims that he racially abused QPR defender Anton Ferdinand, British media reported Monday.

British police  quizzed Chelsea and England football captain John Terry over claims that he racially abused QPR defender Anton Ferdinand, British media reported Monday.

A Metropolitan police spokesman confirmed that a 30-year-old man, named as Terry by BBC and Sky News sources, had been interviewed under caution on Friday.

"Police were notified of an incident on Sunday 23 October involving alleged racial abuse. This is currently being assessed by officers," added the spokesman.

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