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Champions League: PSG and Basaksehir to complete game suspended after racism walkout
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Champions League: PSG and Basaksehir to complete game suspended after racism walkout

Both teams left the pitch after a touchline argument erupted when the Romanian fourth official, Sebastian Coltescu, appeared to describe Basaksehir's Cameroonian assistant coach Pierre Webo as "black", or "negru" in Romanian.

Players walking off during PSG-Basaksehir Champions League clash 'lays down a marker' in racism fight
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Players walking off during PSG-Basaksehir Champions League clash 'lays down a marker' in racism fight

Players have earlier taken a knee, unfurled slogans and demanded tougher action only to find football — their working environment — remains infected with racism.

Manchester United's shaky defence leaves manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's future hanging in balance
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Manchester United's shaky defence leaves manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's future hanging in balance

United's expensively-assembled defence were exposed by Istanbul Basaksehir handing the English club its first defeat in this season's competition and leaving manager Solskjaer in deep trouble.

Champions League: 'We weren’t good enough,' Manchester United's Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lambasts team after Basaksehir defeat
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Champions League: 'We weren’t good enough,' Manchester United's Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lambasts team after Basaksehir defeat

Manchester United conceded an embarrassing early goal before slumping to a 2-1 loss at Champions League newcomer Istanbul Basaksehir on Wednesday, throwing their group wide open.

'We have a power we don't even know': Demba Ba urges football fraternity to 'stand up' over China's Uighurs
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'We have a power we don't even know': Demba Ba urges football fraternity to 'stand up' over China's Uighurs

Demba Ba joins Arsenal's Mesut Ozil in breaking ranks over China's treatment of its Uighurs.

Serie A: Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku says Italian football must counter racism to attract world's best talent
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Serie A: Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku says Italian football must counter racism to attract world's best talent

When Lukaku was asked if players should walk off the pitch in the case of racist abuse, he appeared to agree, saying that the footballers needed to make a statement

Changchun Yatai midfielder Chang Li denies use of racial slur during confrontation with Senegalese striker Demba Ba
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Changchun Yatai midfielder Chang Li denies use of racial slur during confrontation with Senegalese striker Demba Ba

Chinese footballer Chang Li has been fined for his role in a confrontation against Demba Ba, where the midfielder used a racial slur against the Senegalese striker.

Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba racially abused in Chinese Super League match against Changchun Yatai
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Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba racially abused in Chinese Super League match against Changchun Yatai

Senegalese international Demba Ba was the victim of racist remarks in a Chinese Super League match, after Changchun Yatai midfielder Zhang Li abused him during a heated exchange.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Belgium hope captain Eden Hazard steps up in quarter-final showdown against Brazil
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Belgium hope captain Eden Hazard steps up in quarter-final showdown against Brazil

Eden Hazard is undoubtedly one of the stars of the tournament in Russia and at 27-years-old, wearing the captain's armband, at the peak of his powers.

Turkish football under the spotlight again for fans’ misbehaviour after Besiktas coach Senol Gunes hit by object
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Turkish football under the spotlight again for fans’ misbehaviour after Besiktas coach Senol Gunes hit by object

After Besiktas coach Senol Gunes was hit by a projectile from the stands, here's a look at other fan incidents which have tarnished Turkish football in recent times.

Ex-Chelsea striker Demba Ba rejoins Turkish giants Besiktas from Shanghai Shenhua
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Ex-Chelsea striker Demba Ba rejoins Turkish giants Besiktas from Shanghai Shenhua

Senegal's ex-Newcastle and Chelsea striker Demba Ba on Tuesday rejoined his former Turkish club Besiktas until the end of the season from Shanghai Shenhua of China.

Indomitable Chelsea halt Liverpool's EPL title surge
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Indomitable Chelsea halt Liverpool's EPL title surge

A resilient Chelsea successfully nullified a team on an 11-game winning streak, and Demba Ba seized on Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard's slip in first-half stoppage time to score the opener at Anfield.

Ba's strike against 10-man Swansea keeps Chelsea in title hunt
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Ba's strike against 10-man Swansea keeps Chelsea in title hunt

Second-placed Chelsea won 1-0 at Swansea City, taking advantage of playing against 10 men for most of the match to keep up the pressure on leaders Liverpool.

The team that played with heart deserved to go through: Mourinho
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The team that played with heart deserved to go through: Mourinho

Chelsea played with heart and they deserved to go through to the semi-final of the Champions League, said Chelsea manages Jose Mourinho.

Ba's late strike sends Chelsea through to Champions League semis
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Ba's late strike sends Chelsea through to Champions League semis

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho sprinted down the touchline to join his celebrating players at Stamford Bridge.

How Chelsea beat Man United at their own game
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How Chelsea beat Man United at their own game

It may seem harsh to a vastly talented Chelsea side, but they advanced in the FA Cup after playing like how United often do — pouncing on the oppositions mistakes and executing swift counter-attacks to keep them on top.

Ba, Cech star as Chelsea knock Man Utd out of FA Cup
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Ba, Cech star as Chelsea knock Man Utd out of FA Cup

Chelsea will play Manchester City in the semis after Ba struck with astonishing athleticism after 49 minutes.

FA Cup: Ba stars on Chelsea debut, RVP rescues Man Utd
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FA Cup: Ba stars on Chelsea debut, RVP rescues Man Utd

It was a good day to make a debut as Demba scored two goals for Chelsea on his first outing for the Blues and Joe Cole starred with two assists in West Ham's 2-2 draw with Manchester United.

Chelsea confirm the signing of Demba Ba
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Chelsea confirm the signing of Demba Ba

The former Newcastle striker, who is the joint third highest Premier League goal scorer this season, will be eligible for Chelsea's FA Cup tie at Southampton on Saturday the club said.