Accrington Stanley chairman Andy Holt has apologised after calling Ipswich Town captain Sam Morsy a 's**thouse'.
The derogatory remark was tweeted out by Holt in the aftermath of Accrington Stanley's 2-1 defeat to Ipswich.
Holt had been left unhappy at one particular incident in which Morsy appeared to raise his hands towards the face of Accrington Stanley's captain Ethan Hamilton. He has subsequently been banned for four matches.
Andy Holt, chairman of Accrington Stanley, has apologised for a remark made on Twitter
'He's a s**t house is Morsy,' Holt tweeted after the match, but he has since looked to apologise for the offence caused.
Holt, who remains defiant that he is no way defending the actions of Morsy, said in a statement to the club's official website that he was wrong to voice his opinions as he did.
He said: 'On Saturday, I lost my patience and made a derogatory remark