MLS suspends Kai Wagner for three games for racial slur

Major League Soccer has suspended Philadelphia Union left-back Kai Wagner for three games after confirming allegations that he directed a racial slur at a New England Revolution player during game one of MLS Cup playoffs.

On October 28, Wagner violated the league’s on-field anti-discrimination policy when using a racial slur at Revs forward Bobby Wood. Though Union prevailed 3-1, Wagner’s actions have cast clouds over the victory.

Wagner, who joined Philadelphia in 2019, will now miss game two against New England on November 8. The suspension also carries over for the Union’s next two…


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