• Toure accuses FIFA of being ‘complacent’ in racism

    Toure accuses FIFA of being ‘complacent’ in racism

    Yaya Toure says FIFA’s decision to close a racism task-force has him uncertain about the governing body’s intentions on ensuring racial abuse within football is a thing of the past.

    The FIFA Taskforce Against Racism and Discrimination was established in 2013 to instigate strategies to take on the issue, but despite doubts about the success of the body, FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura said the task-force had “clearly fulfilled” its’ objectives.

    Manchester City midfielder Toure was an advisor to the body and […]

  • Too Bad!! Samuel Eto Dropped From Club Squad Team Over Racism

    Too Bad!! Samuel Eto Dropped From Club Squad Team Over Racism

    Samuel Eto’o has been dropped from the Antalyaspor squad after writing: “Perhaps some people do not feel respect for me because I am black” on his Instagram account.

    Eto’o, a former Cameroon captain, did not specify to whom his comment was addressed, but it was posted alongside a CV detailing his glittering football career.

    The 35-year-old striker denied it had been aimed at chairman Ali Safak Ozturk, who had criticised his performances earlier in the season.

    The club confirmed that Eto’o had been […]