Ghanaian soccer player Emmanuel Frimpong faces ban for reacting to fans’ racial taunts


By Rob Harris, Associated Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russian football’s handling of racism cases faced renewed criticism ahead of Saturday’s 2018 World Cup qualifying draw after a player received a two-game ban for his angry reaction to alleged abuse.

Spartak Moscow, whose fans were accused of taunting FC Ufa midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong, were not punished by the Russian Football Union on Wednesday.

“For the Russian FA to say they didn’t hear or see any evidence …read more

Via:: The Grio