Chris Smalling and Romelu Lukaku have criticised Corriere dello Sport’s “Black Friday” headline, with the on-loan Roma defender labelling it “wrong and highly insensitive”.
Italian daily Corriere dello Sport has been accused of fuelling racism and crossing “the line of acceptability” with its front page headline in Thursday’s edition of the newspaper.
Italian daily Corriere dello Sport has been accused of fuelling racism with its front page headline in Thursday’s edition of the newspaper.
Brescia striker Mario Balotelli has expressed his gratitude for the support he received in the wake of racist abuse which saw him set to walk off at Verona – and claims those responsible should be ashamed.
Cesc Fabregas hopes the indefensible discriminatory behaviour of some Chelsea supporters can highlight the issue to help eradicate it in football and beyond.
Anti-discrimination leaders and Jewish groups have joined Chelsea in condemning the anti-Semitic chanting by some of the London club’s supporters.