Kevin Boateng and Mario Balotelli were racially abused by Roma fans
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has slammed the Italian FA over the tiny fine it imposed on Roma after their supporters racially abused Ghanaians Kevin Prince Boateng and Mario Balotelli over the weekend .
The Swiss administrator is shocked that the Italians just imposed a fine for such a serious offence insisting that such punishments are not the way for eradicating racism in the sport.
Blatter says he will protest to Italian soccer authorities over a decision to only fine Roma the equivalent of $65,000 after their fans racially abused AC Milan players.
Play was stopped for almost two minutes during the second half of Sunday’s game when visiting Roma supporters would not stop chanting at Milan players Mario Balotelli and Kevin-Prince Boateng.
Warnings issued over the stadium speaker system went unheeded, leading to a Serie A match being suspended due to racism for the first time.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has put ren...