A touchline argument erupted during a December game over accusations the Romanian fourth official, Sebastian Coltescu, had described Basaksehir's Cameroonian assistant coach Pierre Webo as "black", or "negru" in Romanian.
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Paris St Germain and Istanbul Basaksehir players took a knee before the game in reaction to a racist comment by a match official that caused the Champions League match to be rescheduled.
The groups for qualifying stages of the 2022 Qatar World Cup were drawn in a virtual ceremony at FIFA's headquarters in Zurich.
The former power brokers of world football, Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini, were initially part of a 2015 legal procedure over a multi-million-dollar payment to Platini in 2011.
From Cristiano Ronaldo to Leo Messi, the footballing world is in shock at the demise of one of the greatest players that ever played the beautiful game, Diego Maradona.
Ferran Torres scored a hat-trick in a 6-0 win for Spain, which now heads to the semifinals as group winner after inflicting the heaviest loss for Germany in 89 years.
France defeats European champions Portugal, Germany wins over Ukraine and Spain draws with Switzerland while Covid-19 shadows the UEFA Nations League after some coaches and players test positive for coronavirus.
Turkey was trailing by two goals before goals from midfielders Hakan Calhanoglu and Ozan Tufan helped them draw against Serbia in a UEFA Nations League group match.
Javi Martinez headed in the winning goal in extra time as Bayern Munich beat Sevilla 2-1 in the UEFA Super Cup in a stadium partially filled with fans.
Clubs are still in crisis management mode and the full picture would not be known until annual accounts begin to be published within weeks, the president of Italian champion Juventus said.
Hungary escapes with 1-0 victory thanks to Szoboszlai's late free-kick goal.
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