Tokyo Olympics 2020: Football union FIFPro pledges support to players who break IOC ban on political protests
Describing the ban as hypocritical, FIFPro secretary general Jonas Baer-Hoffmann said that football players had played a key role in raising issues such as racism and gender equality and it would be unacceptable to sanction them
Lazio were fined 20,000 euros and at least temporarily avoided a stadium closure on Wednesday after their fans targeted Brescia striker Mario Balotelli with racist chants.
Serie A chief executive Luigi De Siervo apologises for using ape artwork as part of league's anti-racism campaign
Serie A chief executive Luigi De Siervo expressed his sincere apologies on Tuesday after the league installed a painting featuring monkeys at its headquarters for an anti-racism campaign.
Line between art and PSA blurs as Serie A's 'monkeying around' exposes glaring ignorance about racism
This could possibly be the most bizarre thing to emerge out of the Serie A since the 2006 corruption scandal dubbed Calciopoli
Serie A's anti-racism campaign featuring apes draws widespread criticism; European anti-prejudice watchdog calls it 'sick joke'
Italy’s top-flight Serie A league launched a new anti-racism campaign on Monday by presenting artwork featuring three side-by-side paintings of apes but the move has been described by campaign group Fare as a sick joke.
Serie A: Napoli concede late goal to lose 2-1 to Parma; Brescia notch up second straight win, beat Lecce 3-0 at home
Napoli hasn't won in Serie A since beating Hellas Verona 2-0 on 19 October
Serie A: All 20 clubs issue joint statement acknowledging that Italian league has a 'serious problem with racism'
The acknowledgment from Serie A clubs comes amid an Italian league marred by constant episodes of racist chants and discriminatory behavior.
Serie A: Mario Balotelli says 'problem is that I'm Italian' after discriminatory slurs spark debate over racism in country
There is a history of Balotelli being subjected to racist chants in Verona, stretching back to when he said 'the fans in Verona disgust me' after a Chievo Verona vs Inter Milan match in 2010 when he played for Inter
Serie A: AS Roma bans fan for life, files police complaint following racist abuse aimed at Juan Jesus
Roma said on the club's official Twitter account it had filed a police complaint against the fan for using social media to send "disgusting racist insults" to the player.
Gianni Infantino makes plea to 'kick racism out' of Italian football during FIFA Best Football Awards ceremony in Milan
FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Monday made a plea to "kick racism out" of Italian football, during the FIFA Best Football Awards ceremony in Milan.
Inter Milan's fan group 'L'Urlo della Nord' told Lukaku in an open letter that he was seeing racism where there was none.
Gareth Bale's brace against Villareal to Union Berlin's reality check to Borussia Dortmund, five talking points from European football
From Atletico Madrid challenging getting off to a dream start in La Liga to Matthijs De Ligt's nightmarish debut for Juventus, here are the five talking points from European football
Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku makes plea for stand against racism after receiving abuse from Cagliari fans
Romelu Lukaku has made an eloquent plea for players, clubs and federations as well as social media platforms to unite and take a stand against the scourge of racist abuse in the game.
Serie A: Kalidou Koulibaly's late own-goal hands Juventus victory in seven-goal thriller against Napoli; AC Milan win
Kalidou Koulibaly handed Juventus a dramatic win with a last-gasp own goal after Napoli had battled back from three goals down to level the scores.
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Algeria clinch title after Baghdad Bounedjah's freak early goal sinks Senegal in final
Algeria, who committed 32 fouls according to official match statistics, sat back after the early goal against Senegal and had to scrap for their win in a match that was certainly not a classic but was tense and gripping throughout.
Senegal centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly has been suspended for the final after his second violation in three matches came in the semifinal against Tunisia
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Senegal beat Tunisia thanks to late Dylan Bronn own-goal to enter second-ever final
With 11 minutes gone in extra time, Tunisia goalkeeper Mouez Hassen pushed a free-kick against the head of Bronn and the ball went backwards into the net
Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo wins Most Valuable Player award after leading Juventus to eighth Scudetto
Juventus star striker Cristiano Ronaldo was awarded the Serie A Most Valuable Player award in his first season with the Turin club.
Serie A: Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly bags brace against Chievo to delay Juventus' title celebrations; Inter Milan move third
Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly bagged a brace as Napoli beat Chievo 3-1 to delay Juventus' bid to win Serie A and condemn the Verona side to relegation.
FIFA head Gianni Infantino urges 'zero tolerance' for racism after interruption of Ligue 1 match by chants directed at Prince Gouano
The abuse levelled at Gouano in Friday's goalless draw comes after rising Italy star Moise Kean was racially abused by Cagliari fans earlier in the month.