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Yaya Toure meets FIFA official over racism claim

Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 11:34

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure met a top official with soccer`s governing body on Sunday to discuss allegations that he was the victim of racial abuse from fans during a match in Russia.

Greg Dyke marks FA anniversary by pledging to fight racism

Last Updated: Sunday, October 27, 2013, 10:01

English Football Association chairman Greg Dyke marked the governing body`s 150th anniversary by pledging to help stamp out the evil of racism.

Sepp Blatter wants `racism` teams kicked out

Last Updated: Sunday, October 27, 2013, 09:57

FIFA president Sepp Blatter wants tougher sanctions over racism in football with teams kicked out of tournaments and points deducted.

Joaelton Sampaio alleges racist treatment in Nicaragua

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 09:01

Brazilian football player Joaelton Sampaio said he has been the victim of racism in Nicaragua, in a letter sent Monday to the press.

Italy introduces more flexible sanctions for discrimination

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 09:00

Italy has introduced more flexible sanctions against racism and regional discrimination after ultras threatened to deliberately provoke bans in protest at recent clampdowns.

Football must lead anti-racism fight: UEFA`s Platini

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 09:22

Football must lead the fight against racism inside and outside the game, Michel Platini, head of the sport`s European governing body UEFA told a United Nations meeting on Monday.

Football Association issues warning over `Yid` chants

Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 09:05

The Football Association, the governing body of the game in England, has warned that any fans chanting the word "Yid" could face criminal charges.

Italian federation probes alleged racism at Milan game

Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 08:28

Italy`s football federation has opened an investigation into alleged racist chanting after AC Milan midfielder Kevin Constant walked off the pitch in protest during a match on Tuesday.

FIFA taskforce wants racism observers at matches

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 07, 2013, 08:49

Fifa`s Task Force Against Racism and Discrimination have outlined a proposal to install racism observers at football matches.

UEFA propose 10-match racism ban

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 16:06

Players found guilty of racial abuse will face minimum suspensions of 10 matches, under plans laid out by UEFA general secretary Gianni Infantino on Wednesday.

No proof of racist attack against Ferdinand brothers in WC qualifier: FA

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 18:44

The English Football Association (FA) is reportedly set to tell FIFA that they have no evidence of racist chanting by English fans during the World Cup qualifier of England against San Marino.

Eto`o slams fans after Europa League racism incident

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 14:25

Ex-Barcelona striker Samuel Eto`o hit out at fans who racially abused supporters of his Anzhi team at a Europa League game last week.