Rachel said:

“Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka – you are all heroes.

“The disgusting racist abuse directed towards you is sickening and unforgiveable. Anyone who has engaged in this shameful behaviour should face the full force of the law.

“You’re all part of a team which has inspired a nation. After everything we’ve been through these past 18 months, you brought joy to our lives, and thanks to your world-class performances, you dared us to dream.

“On behalf of Redditch; hold your heads high. We know you’ll rise stronger!”