Wayne Rooney has today pledged his support to our campaign, becoming our latest honorary patron.
Show Racism the Red Card are delighted to announce that current PFA Player of the Year Wayne Rooney, the Manchester United striker and England international, has pledged his support to our campaign.
Rooney joins a prestigious line up of patrons - including fellow team mates Ryan Giggs and Rio Ferdinand - all united in Showing Racism the Red Card.
SRtRC run anti-racist educational work throughout the UK: organising educational events at football clubs and other sports venues as well as working directly with young people in schools.
The support we receive from footballers is fantastic for our campaign - Wayne Rooney is an excellent role model for our young people and his endorsement of our anti-racist work gives the message that there is no place for racism in our society.