UEFA investigates racist behaviour of fans of Montenegro in duel with England

The European football body UEFA on Tuesday launched an investigation into possibly racist behaviour of fans of Montenegro in the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-kwalificatieduel with England (1-5 defeat).

Coach Gareth Southgate, and several players from England called Monday night immediately after the contest on to a penalty for Montenegro.

Stadium Pod Goricom, were apengeluiden to hear in the direction of full Danny Rose and attackers, Raheem Sterling and Callum Hudson-Odoi.

“What concerns me are playing Montenegro, the next game in an empty stadium. Here must be a collective punishment to be handed out. If the punishment is over, people are thinking twice before they something foolish to do,” said Sterling, who are 1-5 and made the hit fourth by his hands behind his ears.

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A total of five indictments against Montenegro

Ljubisa Tumbakovic, coach of Montenegro, claimed at the press conference after the match that he is no racist slogans have been heard and that he was therefore not elaborate on could go.

“This is the first time that I hear,” said Tumbakovic. “First, I see no reason to react, second, I have no racist bejegeningen heard, and third, I sat with my concentration fully on the match.”

In total, there are five indictments against Montenegro submitted. In addition to the racist behavior that the parting of fireworks, throwing items, rioted in the stands and the block of stairs.

The case against the balkan country will on may 16, will be dealt with by the disciplinary commission of UEFA.

England is the big win in Montenegro sovereign-to-head in group A of the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualification. The team of Southgate won last week, with large figures of the Czech republic (5-0).

View the results, the standings and the program in the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-qualification

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