The outspoken Liverpool boxer has won a lot of support for his comments today after a soccer coach was reported to allegedly have abused young footballers in the UK during the 1980s and 1990s.

Bellew often has a say on news and current affairs and has built up a loyal following for his to the point, no nonsense views.

That tend to care little for being politically correct.

Today a horrific story in the sports world broke when the following was reported:

The Liverpool heavyweight responded with:

A large amount of the boxing community agree with him and already Bellew’s tweet inside a couple of hours has earned thousands of ‘Likes’ on Twitter.

Here is some of what the boxing community had to say:

Bellew is currently training for his rematch with David Haye that will take place on May 5th at London’s 02 Arena.

The Liverpool native won the first fight by stoppage which went down as one of the biggest upsets in boxing of 2017.