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    England bounced back from their first tournament qualifying defeat for 10 years with a 6-0 thrashing of  Bulgaria on Monday in Sofia in a Euro 2020 Group A clash which was marred by racist incidents in the first half. The match at the Vasil Levski stadium was temporarily halted by the referee in the first ...
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    New UFC middleweight champion, Nigeria’s  Israel Adesanya was just 10 when his family uprooted him from Nigeria to an all-white school in New Zealand. The only black kid in his class, he was relentlessly bullied until he learned to fight and stand up for himself. Since then the lean 6ft 4in 30-year-old fighter has had ...
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    Following the quitting of international football by German midfielder, Mesut Ozil, over allegations that German Football Association (DFB) showed racist tendency against him, the world has reacted in condemnation and shock. Some footballers took side with Ozil to condemn the DFB while some other commentators urged restraint in dealing with an issue they said has ...
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    Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil announced his retirement from international football with immediate effect on Sunday. This was after hitting out at what he perceived to be unfair discrimination surrounding his meeting with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan in May. Ozil, 29, was part of the Germany squad that exited the World Cup in Russia at ...
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    Nigeria’s coach and captain brushed aside fears of the team being targeted with racist abuse in World Cup stadiums Friday, saying that the country’s young players have enjoyed a warm welcome in Russia. There have been concerns about racism from local fans at the World Cup after a report last month said that 19 incidents ...
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    As a black football player who was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Bryan Idowu knows all about racism in Russia. He’s dealt with it on the streets and on the field, and could be playing in Russia’s World Cup next month for Nigeria. Idowu, whose Nigerian father came to Russia as a student, made ...