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Brentford, Wigan condemn racist abuse after separate incidents

Derby midfielder Duane Holmes was the target of alleged racial abuse on Saturday.

Two English second-tier clubs have condemned racist abuse of players following Saturday's games.

Brentford said it "utterly condemns discrimination" after a season-ticket holder was arrested following an allegation of abuse by Derby midfielder Duane Holmes.

The incident happened late in the League Championship match after Holmes was substituted in the 74th minute. The game at Griffin Park in west London ended 3-3.

Derby manager Frank Lampard said: "Duane's upset with the situation. It's not what...

Leicester's £15m Chris Mepham bid rejected by Brentford - sources

Leicester City have had an improved bid of £15 million rejected by Brentford for defender Chris Mepham, sources have told ESPN FC.

Mepham is regarded as one of the best young defenders outside the Premier League after impressing for Brentford during the last 12 months.

The 20-year-old was rewarded for his fine form for Brentford by breaking into the Wales side under new manager Ryan Giggs, making his debut in March.

A number of clubs have been tracking Mepham during this summer's transfer window...