McGuire, Collingwood speak on report into racism

Collingwood president Eddie McGuire will front the media on Monday afternoon after the “Do Better” report, which found there has been inadequate responses to racism at the club, was published in the media.

McGuire, Pies CEO Mark Anderson and members of the Collingwood integrity committee Peter Murphy and Jodie Sizer will speak at 3pm AEDT.

Collingwood president Eddie McGuire.Credit:Getty Images

“While claims of racism have been made across the AFL, there is something ­distinct and egregious about Collingwood’s history.”

The review, prompted by claims of racism at the club from former player Heritier Lumumba and commissioned by the club in June last year, was written by Professor Larissa Behrendt and Professor Lindon Coombes, both from the University of Technology in Sydney.

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