#sports activities North Melbourne finally respond to Alastair Clarkson scandal
BREAKING NEWS: North Melbourne finally respond to Alastair Clarkson scandal and reveal large change to his job with the crew on account of AFL’s investigation
Alastair Clarkson is going through a delayed begin to his new job with North Melbourne after the footy membership finally responded to information of an AFL investigation into the premiership-winning coach.
Clarkson, 48, together with Brisbane coach Chris Fagan and former staffer Jason Burt, are the topic of allegations surrounding their dealing with of a number of Indigenous gamers and their households throughout their time at Hawthorn.
A report by ABC Sport claims that the assessment, commissioned by Hawthorn, incorporates allegations pertaining to Clarkson demanding that one participant urge his accomplice to terminate their being pregnant and finish their relationship.
And now North Melbourne have responded with a press release, confirming that Clarkson’s begin date with the membership – beforehand scheduled for November 1 – has been pushed again.
‘The North Melbourne Football Club is conscious of significant historic allegations made towards people who labored on the Hawthorn Football Club, together with incoming North Melbourne coach Alastair Clarkson,’ the assertion learn.
‘The issues raised are actually with the AFL’s Integrity Unit and Alastair welcomes the chance to co-operate with any investigation relating to the claims.
‘Alastair was due to begin work with North Melbourne on November 1 nonetheless he’ll delay the beginning of his tenure to enable time to absolutely take part within the investigation.
‘Given the issues raised are confidential and the investigation is ongoing, the membership is not going to present any additional remark presently.’
North’s assertion follows an announcement by Brisbane that Fagan is taking a ‘depart of absence’ from the membership so he can ‘absolutely cooperate’ with an impartial investigation that has been introduced by the AFL.
Fagan has been left devastated by the accusations and mentioned he had no information of the alleged conferences raised by gamers within the report, in accordance to the Herald Sun.
More to observe.