Leicester City manager becomes Show Racism the Red Card's latest patron
Show Racism the Red Card Chief Executive Ged Grebby said, "We are thrilled to have gained the support of Nigel Pearson as a patron of our organisation.
"The input from professional footballers, managers and other sporting role models in educating young people against racism is invaluable.
"Recent events have made it more important than ever for influential people such as Nigel to take a proactive role in educating young people about racism."
Nigel Pearson said, "I am delighted to become a patron of Show Racism the Red Card and offer my support to their work.
"Leicester City has supported the campaign since its inception and we look forward to continuing this work in the future."
Nigel joins an illustruous list of patrons, including fellow managers Darren Ferguson and Chris Hughton, in pledging their support to our cause. The Leicester Mercury reported on Nigel's decision.
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