An Eagles fan and staff members at the arena are accused of assaulting a Philadelphia man for wearing a rival team’s jersey and calling him a racial slur.
The incident reportedly happened at today’s Giants vs. Eagles game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. The victim, who goes by the name Salim Whimsicle on Instagram, says an Eagles fan chucked a bottle at him and it hit him in his face for wearing an OBJ jersey. Rather than defuse the situation,Salim says he was then attacked by security. He goes on to say that the Eagles fan and staff called him the n-word.
Salim says he and his lawyer will be taking legal action.
Read the full account in Salim’s own words below.
MAKE THIS GO VIRAL I WENT TO THE EAGLES GAME WITH MY @OBJ JERSEY ON THIS GUY THROWS A BOTTLE AND HIT ME IN MY FACE ! The security then attacked me! @philadelphiaeagles is this how you treat a person from your city that guys back to the city! Also was called nigger by the guy and staff! Damn today really was bad but my lawyer will be into contact with you all!!! Please make this viral! @malcolmjenkins27 man I just came to support you!