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Championship racist abuse claims involving Duane Holmes and Nathan Byrne investigated

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Championship racist abuse claims involving Duane Holmes and Nathan Byrne investigated

Derby winger Duane Holmes and Wigan defender Nathan Byrne suffered alleged racist abuse

Two incidents of alleged racist abuse are being investigated following Championship matches on Saturday.

Brentford confirmed a season ticket holder was arrested after Derby manager Frank Lampard said midfielder Duane Holmes was abused in the dugout during their 3-3 draw.

Wigan said they are “angered” by an abusive message sent to defender Nathan Byrne on Twitter after a 2-2 draw with Bristol City.

The club have reported it to police.

In another incident, Northampton Town said