Stephen Kenny condemns fans who booed Republic players for taking the knee

Hungary v Republic Of Ireland – International Friendly – Szusza Ferenc Stadium
(Image credit: Trenka Atilla)

Republic of Ireland boss Stephen Kenny and striker Adam Idah have condemned the spectators who booed their team as they took a knee in Hungary.

The Irish players showed their support for football’s anti-racism campaign ahead of kick-off at a packed Szusza Ferenc Stadium in Budapest on Tuesday evening, but the gesture was not well received by many among the crowd.

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