Fans’ representative resigns from Hibernian board over ‘relentless abuse’

07 November 2019 23:07
• Tracey Smith turned to police over supporter behaviour• Hibs a point off bottom after sacking of Paul HeckingbottomA female supporter representative has resigned from the board of Hibernian, citing “relentless” abuse towards herself and others at the Edinburgh club from their fans. Hibs confirmed Tracey Smith’s departure on their website, while pointing out it was “saddened” by the scenario.Smith, a business owner and mother of three who had been nominated by fellow fans in what was a voluntary position, had been on the Hibs board since March 2017. The club find themselves one point from the foot of the Scottish Premiership and without a manager, following the sacking of Paul Heckingbottom this week. Related: Alfredo Morelos breaks deadlock for Rangers to overcome Porto Continue full article

Source: TheGuardian