The FA comments on Twitter abuse
The FA has issued the following statement regarding allegations of abuse aimed at England players on Twitter:
“We are concerned at the reports regarding allegations of abuse aimed at England players Ashley Cole and Ashley Young on Twitter.
“They have just given everything for the national team at Euro 2012 and it is appalling and unacceptable that messages of an abusive type are being posted.
“We support any police investigation in identifying who is behind this.”