UEFA Favors 10-Match Ban for Racist Behavior

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UEFA Favors 10-Match Ban for Racist Behavior
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Players found guilty of racist offenses will be banned for a minimum of 10 matches under proposals revealed by UEFA's general secretary Gianni Infantino on Wednesday. The UEFA chief also said there would be partial closure of stadiums for a first incident of racist abuse by fans and a full closure for a second offense. The proposed sanctions would affect all matches in European competition.

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