Etzebeth fans to boycott Totalsports after removal of posters

South Africa's Eben Etzebeth in action

File: Eben Etzebeth posters have been removed from TotalSports following racial incident.

Reuters

JOHANNESBURG - Eben Etzebeth fans have threatened to boycott Totalsports following the removal of his posters in-store.

Totalsports tweeted on Monday that it would remove his posters following the racial controversy surrounding the Springbok lock.

It said the decision was made to ensure all customers feel safe.

One fan tweeted: "Go woke, go broke! You made money from his poster and now a week before the final you feel it in your stores" [email protected]MichnusO

READ: SA Rugby institutes internal process against Etzebeth

Fans of Etzebeth claim the store is biased as the South African Human Rights Commission is currently still investigating him.

Etzebeth who is currently still participating in the Rugby World Cup has yet to comment. 

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