Mario Balotelli found himself on the receiving end of yet more racist abuse on Sunday after a jokey reference to Manchester United`s shock defeat by Leicester sparked a flurry of invective on social media.
Levante`s Senegal midfielder Papakouly Diop has complained of racist abuse from a section of the Atletico Madrid supporters during Sunday`s La Liga game.
Former France striker Louis Saha has called for football clubs to be punished with multi-million pounds fines if their fans are found guilty of racist abuse.
Mogi Mirim`s stadium was closed by footballing authorities in Sao Paulo on Friday pending an investigation after racist abuse was shouted at former Brazil international and Santos player Arouca.
Juventus have been fined 30,000 euro because a section of their fans were heard chanting racist abuse during Sunday`s match against AC Milan.
UEFA have opened a disciplinary probe over alleged racist abuse by Barcelona`s Sergio Busquets towards a Real Madrid player last month.
Day in Pics: 18th December
Showbiz World - December 18, 2014
Stardust Awards 2014