Aleksander Ceferin, says that the union of all the help you can use to eliminate racism from football stadiums. According to the president of the European football federation is to improve co-operation with the authorities in order to deal with the problem.
Ceferin is responding to the racist speech that the Bulgarian supporters Monday night chanted during the european CHAMPIONSHIPS qualifier against the great Britain (0-6). The match in Sofia was given by the referee, it was a short period of time will be interrupted.
“Football can be this is not a problem to solve,” says Ceferin Tuesday against the news agency AP. “The authorities need to do more in this area. It is only by working together and civility, and we are making progress.”
Ceferin, hopes to continue to support anyone who has the football and cares about. “I have been voetbalfamilie, from the directors to the players and coaches, to the fans, need to stand together, to racists, their disgusting attitudes to the war and to explain it.”
The Bulgarian fans were at the game against England is to blame for the creation of a apengeluiden. (Photo: Pro-Shots)
‘Sanctions imposed by UEFA are among the heaviest in the sport
The punishment is that Bulgaria should be expected, and should be Ceferin is still unable to express an opinion. The Go wait for the first reports of the referee and the antiracismenetwerk Cost down.
“The sanctions imposed by UEFA are among the toughest in the sport,” he insists. “The minimum penalty of a partial closure of the stadium. As a punishment, which is home to at least hundreds of thousands of dollars in turnover costs, and up to a stigma in the country to lead.”
In the match against England was played at a partially closed stadium because of the Bulgarian fans in the qualifier against Kosovo to be guilty, had made the issue of racism. In June, during an away game against the Czech republic was a part of that, the following are also included in the error message.
Due to the presence of multiple offenses, the CHANCE to decide whether to have a match behind closed doors penalty. In the most extreme case is Bulgaria, which is located in the play-offs of the Nations League for the final tournament would be ruled out of the european CHAMPIONSHIPS, and participation.