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Anti-racism football app launched

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Anti-racism campaign Kick It Out has released a smartphone app that lets you report racism and abuse during a game.

There have been a number of high profile incidents in recent years but it's hoped this app will help people report abusive behaviour directly from the terraces.

Tom AdeyemiAFP
Oldham FC's Tom Adeyemi was brought to tears by racist abuse during a match in 2012

Roisin Wood from Kick It Out said: "If you don't feel quite comfortable talking to a steward, this gives you a chance to download a very simple app that will let you report right away."