The French minister of sport wants clarification about possible racist behavior of Russian football fans at the friendly between Russia and France this past Wednesday in St.-Petersburg (1-3).
Paul Pogba during the international match with Russia the victim of racism.
Bewindsvrouw Laura Flesselles to a research requested to the alleged incidents in the Krestovski Stadium, next summer at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS one of the gaming locations.
“Racism doesn’t belong on the football field”, left Flesselles via Twitter know. “We need joint international action to put an end to this intolerable state of things.”
According to observers, were the French international Paul Pogba (Manchester United) and Ousmane Dembélé (Barcelona) was the target of racist spreekkoren. Especially when taking a corner kick were the insults to hear.
Russia has a bad reputation in terms of racism in football stadiums. The disciplinary committee of UEFA has in the past seasons in various penalties to the Russian clubs handed out for misconduct of fans. In the coming world cup hopes FIFA that excesses are prevented.