Tammy Abraham’s mother wept over racial abuse of her son

(CNN)Tammy Abraham had barely left the pitch and the racist abuse had started on social media. “For me, I’m always a strong character, it doesn’t affect me as much. But saying that, it could affect people who don’t have my personality. It was a challenging moment for me, I went through a lot of emotions. Everyone misses penalties but to miss a penalty I was obviously devastated.” Prior to this season, Abraham had played on loan at Bristol City, Swansea City and Aston Villa over the last three years, but Frank Lampard’s appointment as Chelsea manager has helped pave the way for the striker to start playing regularly for the London team. “I had a lot of abuse but Frank …