AFP Sport Points Apology After Photograph Misuse of Chelsea Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy

AFP Sport have issued an apology to Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy for misusing his photograph throughout protection of an unrelated story. 

Mendy’s photograph was utilized in protection of Manchester Metropolis defender Benjamin Mendy following additional prices of rape.

The Chelsea goalkeeper responded to the misuse, writing: “Unhappy to see that in 2021, in France in addition to in England, for some, Black individuals have neither names nor distinct faces. These ‘errors’ of pictures seem anecdotal, however really they’re fairly the alternative, they’re extremely symbolic.