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British police said March 2 they had launched an investigation into reports of racist behaviour by Chelsea fans, weeks after their supporters were filmed blocking a black man from boarding a Paris Metro train.
Hakan Arıkan, the Turkish goalkeeper of Trabzonspor who conceded four goals against Napoli in the last 32-stage first leg game of the Europa League on Feb. 19, has uniquely bad memories with Napoli coach Rafael Benitez.
MADRID - Agence France-Presse
European champions Real Madrid may still lead La Liga, but an air of crisis has enveloped the club after they were torn apart by local rivals Atletico Madrid in a 4-0 defeat last weekend.
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
A black French man pushed off a Paris metro train and racially abused by Chelsea supporters on Feb. 18 made a criminal complaint to police and demanded that the fans be punished.
The head of the Turkish Cypriot Federation (KTFF) has decided to apply for membership in the Greek Cypriot football federation in a bid to prevent players from signing contracts with foreign teams, namely Turkey, without any fees.
With a 8-0 loss in 2007 still in mind, Istanbul’s Black Eagles visit Liverpool in a first leg tie of the teams’ Europe League last 32 clash. Turkey’s Trabzonspor, meanwhile, will test itself against Napoli
LONDON - Reuters
England's Premier League clubs spent a record 950 million pounds on the August and January transfers this season even though spending in the winter window matched last year's figure of 130 million, according to accountancy firm Deloitte.
MILAN - Agence France-Presse
The agent of Mario Balotelli led the growing criticism of former Italy and AC Milan coach Arrigo Sacchi following remarks criticising the number of "blacks" playing at youth level in Italy.
MILAN - Reuters
The current Serie A season, which enters the second half at the weekend, is turning into a carbon copy of the last one, with Juventus ihaving the upper hand for the title, being chased by AS Roma
Fresh from a rare weekend off, Chelsea recommence their bid for Champions League glory on Feb. 17 when they face injury-ravaged Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of their last-16 tie at the Parc des Princes.
Galatasaray Liv Hospital will take on Red Star Belgrade in a Turkish Airlines Euroleague Last 16 game tonight amid security concerns following the murder of a Serbian fan in Istanbul in the last meeting between the two sides.
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