Football racism

'We need help': Thierry Henry launches campaign to fight online harassment

In March, Henry, currently assistant coach of the Belgian national team, closed his social media accounts.

published on : 3rd November 2021

'Black and proud!': Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha critical of Instagram over racism

The Ivory Coast international posted screenshots on Instagram of racist abuse he had received by direct messages

published on : 31st October 2021

La Liga denounces racist insults against Vinicius Junior by Barcelona fan during El Clasico

The league said it will take the case to Spanish authorities so they can pursue the necessary measures against the fan.

published on : 28th October 2021

Italian Football Federation to probe Roma fans' racist chant at Victor Osimhen

Roma coach Jose Mourinho was one of four managers to be suspended for the coming midweek round of Serie A fixtures after being sent off during Sunday's match at the Stadio Olimpico.

published on : 26th October 2021

Players targeted with racist abuse at Hamburger SV vs Fortuna Düsseldorf match

Khaled Narey, who is Black and who played for Hamburg before joining Fortuna, said on Instagram on Sunday that some fans 'racially abused me during the game and threw beer at me'.

published on : 18th October 2021

Racism: Gareth Bale will back team walk off, says matter come way and above football

It has been suggested that players could walk off the field in future if the authorities fail to combat racist behaviour and Bale would not rule out Wales taking that action.

published on : 4th September 2021

German coach Joachim Loew repeatedly snubbed by Mesut Ozil after national team exit

Loew said on Wednesday he had failed in his attempts to contact the Arsenal midfielder and that he had been notified of Ozil's international retirement by the player's advisor.

published on : 29th August 2018