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FIFA and UEFA 'may as well have stood in stands' with racists, says ex-England star

FIFA and UEFA 'may as well have stood in stands' with racists, says ex-England star
Thursday 5
22:50 2019

(CNN) Many thought the racist abuse suffered by England's footballers in Bulgaria might be a watershed moment for the sport. That the monkey chants and Nazi salutes they endured during that Euro 2020 qualifier in October were surely enough to warrant severe sanctions. "For me, UEFA, FIFA and all the people involved in this may as well have stood in the stands with those people that were making the Nazi chants, or the Nazi salutes and the monkey chants," Les Ferdinand, a former England international, told CNN. "[They] may as well have stood in the stands with them, for the ...

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Summary: (CNN) Many thought the racist abuse suffered by England's footballers in Bulgaria might be a watershed moment for the sport. That the monkey chants and Nazi salutes they endured during that Euro 2020 qualifier in October were surely enough to warrant severe sanctions. "For me, UEFA, FIFA and all the ...

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