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May 5, 2017 4:53 PM Racial abuse of Muntari shames Italian football

The Ministry of Youth and Sports has condemned racist chants hurled at Ghanaian footballer Sulley Ali Muntari while playing in a Serie A game against Cagliari, describing it as an “embarrassment” to the game of football. Muntari, 32, who plays for Pescara, was shown a yellow card after he protested against racist abuse at the hands of the Cagliari crowd 9

May 4, 2017 8:34 PM Afriyie Acquah offers support to Sulley Muntari

Serie A Afriyie Acquah offers support to Sulley Muntari Pescara midfielder Muntari, 32, was banned after he protested against racist abuse he received from the crowd during Sunday's Serie A match at Cagliari, which earned him a yellow card for dissent before he walked off. Italy's football chiefs were branded "gutless" by anti-discrimination organisation 10

May 3, 2017 9:11 PM Black players in Italy 'should strike' over Muntari's suspension: Ex-Tottenham striker

Garth Crooks Black players in Italy 'should strike' over Muntari's suspension: Ex-Tottenham striker Pescara midfielder Muntari, 32, was banned after he protested against racist abuse he received from the crowd during Sunday's Serie A match at Cagliari, which earned him a yellow card for dissent before he walked off. Italy's football chiefs were branded 10

May 3, 2017 8:39 PM Garth Crooks accuses Pescara of failing to support Sulley Muntari in racism row

Garth Crooks has accused Pescara of failing to sufficiently support Sulley Muntari and has called on all players in Italy, irrespective of colour, to go on strike in protest at the midfielder’s suspension. Former Tottenham striker Crooks is aghast that Muntari must serve a one-match ban after protesting against alleged racial abuse from fans during the Serie 8

May 3, 2017 3:57 PM Mahama backs Muntari’s protest after racial abuse

Former President John Dramani Mahama has backed Sulley Muntari’s walk-off after he was racially abused by fans during Pescara’s Serie A match with Cagliari on Sunday. The Ghanaian left Pescara with 10 men and revealed he was abused by a child who was sitting with his parents. He took his complaints to referee, Daniele Minelli, who initially ignored him before 13

May 3, 2017 3:40 PM Garth Crooks calls on black players in Serie A to boycott games after Sulley Muntari abuse

GARTH CROOKS has called for black players in Italy to go on strike unless the suspension imposed on Sulley Muntari is lifted, according to anti-discrimination organisation Kick It Out. “Garth Crooks, an independent Kick It Out trustee, is calling for every self-respecting black player in the Italian league to not play this weekend unless the Italian 13

May 3, 2017 1:44 PM Racist chant: I stand with Sulley Muntari – Mahama

Former president John Dramani Mahama has tweeted in solidarity with Ghanaian player Sulley Muntari for walking off the pitch during Cagliari – Pescara match due to racist taunts on Sunday. Muntari, who plays for struggling Serie A side Pescara, said he heard the chants throughout the match at Cagliari’s Stadio Sant’Elia and asked referee Daniele Minelli 7

May 3, 2017 12:14 PM Garth Crooks calls for strike if Sulley Muntari ban is not lifted

Garth Crooks has called for black players in Italy to go on strike unless the suspension imposed on Sulley Muntari is lifted, according to a nti-discrimination organisation Kick It Out. Pescara midfielder Muntari must serve a one-match ban after he protested against alleged racial abuse from fans during the Serie A game at Cagliari on Sunday. The 32-year-old 11

May 3, 2017 12:14 PM Black players in Italy should not play unless Sulley Muntari ban is lifted, says Kick It Out campaigner

Black players have been urged by a Kick It Out campaigner to boycott this weekend’s matches in Italy unless authorities withdraw the one-match ban imposed on Sulley Muntari. Anti-discrimination campaigners Kick It Out described the Italian authorities as 'gutless', and independent trustee of the organisation Garth Crooks says black players must act if Muntari's 9

May 3, 2017 11:18 AM Muntari banned for one match after reporting racial abuse

Muntari was booked for complaining to the referee about the abuse, before walking off the pitch and earning a second yellow card. Serie A’s disciplinary committee added that no action would be taken against Cagliari over the incident. The committee described the chanting as deplorable but claimed that “an approximate number of only 10” individuals were involved 10