FIFA recommends firing top Ethics Committee members who are tasked to investigate FIFA

Welcome to the new FIFA, same as the old FIFA.At least that’s what it appeared to be yesterday as FIFA recommended firing Hans-Joachim Eckert and Cornel Borbely, the two highest ranking chairmen of FIFA’s Ethics Committee and two people who had investigated and had taken down former President Sepp Blatter as well as many others within FIFA for various counts of corruption. The...
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May 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Soccer player who protested racist insults in Italy from fans suspended one game

Racism continues to be an issue the soccer world, and apparently at Fenway Park, but it is one soccer player who took a stand against it that will be serving some suspension time. Sulley Muntari of Serie A club Pescara has been suspended one game after walking off the pitch to protest verbal abuse hurled his way during a match on Sunday.The reason the suspension will not be lifted...
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May 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Verona punished for fans' racist abuse of AC Milan's Muntari

Hellas Verona have been fined 50,000 euros ($63,670) and given a partial stadium ban by the Italian league as punishment for racist chants directed at AC Milan midfielder Sulley Muntari during Sunday's Serie A match. The Ghana international was the target of a section of Hellas supporters during the game the Verona outfit hosted and lost 3-1. The Lega Serie A said in a statement...
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October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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