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Racism in Russian football

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gypsy
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Sep 25 2010 20:06
Racism in Russian football
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Fifa and Uefa say they cannot take action against the Russian Football Union's failure to punish Lokomotiv Moscow for displaying racist banners.
Lokomotiv Moscow fans celebrated Peter Odemwingie's sale in the transfer window with a banner showing a banana and the message: "Thanks West Brom".

Pretty shocking stuff.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/europe/9027968.stm

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Django
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Sep 27 2010 16:49

To the baggies' credit though, their fans have responded in kind: