An open letter to Marcello Lippi and the Italian Football Association

An open letter to Marcello Lippi and the Italian Football Association

Following a repeat of earlier comments about gay players by Italian team manager Marcello Lippi, FARE and EGLSF have composed an open letter to Mr Lippi and the Italian Football Association September 2009 “Since its inception in 1989 the European Gay and Lesbian Sport Federation (EGLSF) has fought for the rights of gays and lesbians…

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Cisse suffers racist insults in Greece friendly

Cisse suffers racist insults in Greece friendly

Panathinaikos striker Djibril Cisse has threatened to report Greek fans to European football governing body UEFA following racist insults he received in a friendly in northern Greece. The 28-year-old French player was on the receiving end of remarks by some spectators during the friendly between his team and Olympiakos Volos on Sunday. “I didn't come…

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