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UEFA taking action against BATE over fans' racism


Associated Press

NYON, Switzerland (AP) -- UEFA has opened a racism case against Belarusian club BATE Borisov after Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano reported being racially abused...full story
updated 2014-10-23 06:42 PM
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UEFA taking action against BATE over fans' racism

Associated Press

NYON, Switzerland (AP) -- UEFA has opened a racism case against Belarusian club BATE Borisov after Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano reported being racially abused....Fullstory

2014-10-23 06:42 PM

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