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May 3, 2017 10:51 AM Pescara affirm support for suspended Muntari

Italian topflight side Pescara "firmly stand" by beleaguered midfielder Sulley Muntari, despite Serie A Disciplinary Commission's decision to uphold a double booking picked up during a racist incident on Sunday. The Ghana international received a yellow card for dissent after complaining of racist chants directed at him by Cagliari fans during a league 13

May 3, 2017 8:20 AM Players' union wants Sulley Muntari yellow card overturned in racial incident

World players' union FIFPro urged Italian football powers Tuesday to quash Sully Muntari's yellow card for leaving the pitch over the weekend, after fans hurled racial abused at the Ghanaian player. The former AC Milan and Inter midfielder dramatically left the field Sunday while playing for Pescara at Cagliari after he angrily confronted Cagliari fans, claiming 16

May 2, 2017 9:39 PM FIFPro union calls for action over Muntari

Soccer's international players' union says that a yellow card handed out to Pescara's Sulley Muntari should be rescinded after the Ghanaian international complained of racist abuse by fans in his team's Italian league game. Muntari walked off the field in protest after being booked for complaining in Sunday's Serie A match at Cagliari. The midfielder 23

May 2, 2017 7:52 PM Sulley Muntari to serve one-match ban after complaining about racial abuse

The 32-year-old Ghanaian walked off the pitch in protest after being shown a yellow card for apparent dissent in the 90th minute of Pescara's 1-0 defeat at Cagliari. But the former Portsmouth and Sunderland midfielder had been trying to explain to referee Daniele Minelli that a group of Cagliari fans had been allegedly racially abusing him. The booking 21

May 2, 2017 5:05 PM Sulley Muntari punished by Italian FA in racism probe

Sulley Ali Muntari has been suspended by the Disciplinary Commission for walking off during Cagliari-Pescara due to racist insults, but Inter and Lazio have suspended bans. The incident caused huge controversy in Serie A and beyond, as the midfielder was booked by the referee for dissent. The Ghana international then became angry and walked off the field 19

May 1, 2017 1:05 AM Muntari walks off field during Pescara's game due to racist abuse

Pescara midfielder Sulley Muntari was booked and walked off the field in protest at alleged racist abuse from the Cagliari fans. The incident occurred during the 1-0 defeat to Cagliari at the Stadio Sant'Elia. The Ghana international was furious and protested against referee Daniele Minelli, visibly agitated and slapping the skin on his own arm to make the point 27

April 15, 2017 10:47 PM Dybala injury sours Juventus victory

While Massimiliano Allegri rested six from his team's midweek European triumph, Higuain and Dybala - the latter of whom netted twice in the 3-0 first-leg win - both kept their places. Higuain took centre stage as he peppered the Pescara goal with shots in the opening 45 minutes and twice beat goalkeeper Vincenzo Fiorillo, but Dybala's second-half knock 25

April 8, 2017 1:01 PM Sulley Muntari criticized by new Pescara coach for not running in matches

Pescara coach Zdenek Zeman has criticized Sulley Muntari performance saying the experienced midfielder does not run. Muntari joined the struggling Serie A side in January on a transfer after six months out without active football. He was signed by former teammate AC Milan teammate Massimo Oddo who has been fired. Ahead of the team's visit to Empoli 7

April 3, 2017 8:38 AM Sulley Muntari wants to be a mechanic when he retires

Ghana midfielder Sulley Ali Muntari does not see himself as a coach or director after retiring from football but rather sees himself as mechanic. Muntari who now plays his club football with Italian side Pescara opened his new 4fk Motorsport garage in Milan three years ago to pimp rides. The 32-year old who has already noted he has six or seven more years 28

April 3, 2017 3:05 AM Sulley Muntari reveals biggest regrets of his AC Milan career

Sulley Muntari says his inability to finish his contract with AC Milan and win the Serie A title with the giants are his biggest regrets. The Ghana midfielder prematurely ended his stay with the Milan-based giants in 2015 after they terminated his contract. Muntari who currently plays for Serie A Pescara had a fractious relationship with the coach which 7