By Craig Hope for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:31 BST, 20 September 2019 | Updated: 22:31 BST, 20 September 2019
Players who claim to have been bullied by Peter Beardsley have called on the FA to investigate the former England forward in light of his seven-month ban for racially abusing Newcastle's young black players.
Sportsmail has seen correspondence sent to the governing body asking if they will now take a closer look at allegations of mistreatment of academy players, some dating back to 2002.
And the representatives of other players who gave evidence against Beardsley want to know why bullying claims were not addressed during the hearing which found the former Under 23s coach guilty on three counts of using racist language, including calling one player a 'monkey'.
Players who claim to have been bullied by Peter Beardsley have called