I've been waiting for interviews and quotes from Galen Rupp and other runners and coaches. This seems to be the first one:
Rupp: ‘I wanted to focus on competing’ and much more.
Under Ultra wrote:
I love it. Salazar calls Farah an African, which he is, so no biggie, but love it when the Brits think Farah is British.
Captain Tenneal wrote:
Why are you so racist? You are acting like there is something wrong with being born in Africa. There isn't you bigot.
He was born in Africa, which makes him african. Sorry if the facts get in the way of your narrow minded views.