FIFA probes Russia over racist chants
Written by Henry on April 17, 2018
FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against World Cup hosts Russia over monkey chants heard during a friendly international against France, News men told AFP.
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba and Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele were allegedly targeted by racist chanting during the match in Saint Petersburg last month.
“We have no further comment at this stage,” the FIFA spokesman told AFP.