President Vladimir Putin must demand an end to the racism plaguing Russian soccer and the country should stop denying it has a problem, the executive director of Football Against Racism in Europe told Reuters on Wednesday.
French football club Paris Saint-Germain and English Premier League's Manchester City have urged the European football governing body, UEFA, to make changes to its Financial Fair Play policy (FFP) rules.
Italian football`s drought in winning Europe`s major tournaments continued, as Juventus failed to break a gritty Benfica defence in the semi-final of Europa League on Thursday. Antonio Conte`s side drew the match at 0-0 home and bowed out over two legs against Jesus Jorge`s side. The final which is to be held at Juventus stadium in Turin, will see Benfica pitted against Spanish side Sevilla. It was the best chance for the Serie A leaders to play at their home ground in front of their fans and en