Spain, Russia face racism charges

Jun 27, 2012, 08:05 IST | AFP

The first case against the Spanish Football Federation concerns La Roja’s opening Group C game against Italy on June 10, after which it was claimed that a section of Spanish supporters racially abused striker Mario Balotelli.

The second case against the Russian Football Union relates to Russia’s first group game against the Czech Republic on June 8. — 

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