Man Utd, Tottenham and Wolves face opposition who have been punished for racism

Man Utd, Tottenham and Wolves face opposition who have been punished for racism
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 Manchester United, Tottenham and Wolves will all next week face teams who have been punished over racist incidents  Football has this week been overshadowed by the vile racism on show from a section of Bulgaria fans watching their country’s Euro 2020 qualifier against England on Monday night  The match came close to being called off after it had to be paused twice because of racist chants, monkey noises and Nazi salutes, with the Bulgarian FA having been hit by four charges from UEFA   The Bulgarian FA’s president stepped down from his role amid the fallout from the shameful scenes, while England manager Gareth Southgate has been among the many voices calling for a crackdown on racist behaviour from football fans  And next week three Premier League teams will face clubs who have had their own racism issue – showing that the problem is rife   Tottenham host Red Star Belgrade in the Champions League next Tuesday, before on Thursday, United travel to face Partizan Belgrade and Wolves are away to Slovan Bratislava in the Europa League  Serbian champions Red Star cannot sell any away tickets for their clash at Tottenham Hotspur stadium after racist behaviour from fans during their Champions League qualifier against HJK Helsinki on July 31  They were also fined £43,500.  Slovan Bratislava were hit with a one-game stadium ban over racist chanting – however, under new UEFA rules they can let children under the age of 14 into their stadium, so there will be about 12,000 home fans watching  Partizan Belgrade’s ground will be reopened to supporters for their Europa League clash with United  They were landed with a two-game ban after racist abuse during their qualifier against Turkish side Yeni Malatyaspor  In a similar situation to Slovan’s game against Wolves, Partizan’s group stage match with AZ Alkmaar was played in front of 22,000 children under 14  But the club were unable to organise the scheme in time for their final qualifying round  Following Monday’s Euro 2020 qualifier in Sofia, the Bulgarian FA have been charged by UEFA over the ‘Racist behaviour’ of their fans  They have also been charged over supporters throwing objects and disrupting the national anthem, and for showing replays on the big screen at the stadium  Somewhat surprisingly the English FA were also hit with two charges – over fans booing the national anthem and for an “insufficient number of travelling stewards ”

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