Crawley Town FC manager John Yems out after allegations he used discriminatory language

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(CNN)Crawley Town FC manager John Yems is nary longer with the club pursuing allegations of utilizing discriminatory connection and behaviour toward players, the League Two nine announced connected Friday.

"We're looking guardant to the adjacent epoch of Crawley Town Football Club," said Preston Johnson, co-chairman of the nine successful a connection connected Friday.

"We person an accidental to physique connected much than 125 years of affluent past and instrumentality this nine to the adjacent level. We're anxious to spouse with our players and supporters arsenic we physique a squad and assemblage that Red Devils fans tin proceed to beryllium arrogant of -- some connected and disconnected the pitch."

    CNN has tried to scope retired to Yems done the nine but did not instantly perceive back.

      Previously, the English FA told CNN it was conducting an probe into the allegations levied against Yems. The FA told CNN connected Friday that their presumption inactive stands.

      In April, the nine announced that Yems had been suspended pending an probe and said racism and favoritism of immoderate benignant volition not beryllium tolerated.

      "Crawley Town Football Club was made alert of superior and credible accusations that archetypal squad manager John Yems utilized discriminatory connection and behaviour toward our players," the nine said successful a connection connected April 23.

        "We instrumentality these allegations earnestly and, effectual immediately, person suspended him indefinitely arsenic we analyse and see further punitive action. Let america beryllium clear: Crawley Town Football Club stands down our players, employees and supporters, and we volition ne'er tolerate racism oregon favoritism of immoderate kind."

        Yems connected  the touchline during a Sky Bet League Two lucifer  astatine  the County Ground, Swindon.

        Tony Burnett, CEO of equality and inclusion enactment Kick It Out, said: "I privation to beryllium clear, these are allegations. But allegations that are highly concerning, nonetheless.

        "If shot is going to determination beyond incidents similar these, we request to empower anyone who witnesses favoritism similar this to study it. We request radical to consciousness harmless knowing their reports volition beryllium taken seriously, and that they person the enactment of allies successful wider shot space."

          Crawley Town FC are presently 12th spot successful League Two and are adjacent scheduled to play connected May 7 against Oldham Athletic.

          The nine said the hunt for a caller manager volition statesman instantly and that adjunct manager Lewis Young volition proceed to service arsenic interim manager for the remainder of the season.

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