Tag Archives: Racism sucks

FIFA Disbands Racism Task Force

26 Sep


Yeah, you read that right. The FIFA appointed task force on combatting racism has been disbanded. The kicker? They never held a single meeting! Continue reading

A Pick Me Up; Bordeaux Style

19 Feb

After yesterday’s disgusting display by a group of Chelsea fans in Paris, I thought we could all use a bit of niceties.

Despite their manager, Willy Sagnol, making terribly racist comments about African players back in November their fans showed some class. In their match Sunday against Saint-Etienne the Bordeaux fans released a cloud of colorful dust into the air in addition to having a banner that read “all colors are beautiful.” You can read more about it here.

Messy? Yes. Beautiful? Yes. Classy? Absolutely.


UPDATED: Complete & Utter Douchweeds Of The Day: Racist Chelsea Fans In Paris

17 Feb

This is just disgusting. Some Chelsea “fans” decided to keep a black man from boarding the Metro. Then they started (clearly) singing “We’re racist, we’re racist and that’s the way we like it.” Continue reading

Complete & Utter Doucheweed Of The Day: Willy Sagnol

4 Nov
Mouth open, ready for foot insertion.

Mouth open, ready for foot insertion.

Watishista mygypsyspirit sent me a link about this and we’re both in a rage. Bordeaux coach Willy Sagnol, who also played for Monaco, Bayern Munich and the French National Team, is a big ol’ racist dickhead.  Continue reading

Club Receives Ban For Racism

5 Sep

19fc21ef730fa8ce30041f87b3b91bf06e8faeb0Brazil’s Superior Court of Sporting justice disciplinary committee has banned football club Grêmio from playing in the second leg of their Copa do Brasil tie vs Santos. The club must also pay a $22,300 fine. Why? During the second half of the first match last week, Grêmio fans started shouting abuse and making racist gestures towards Santos keeper Aranha. Continue reading

F**king Hypocrite & More

29 Apr

For those of you who missed Sepp’s latest lip service yesterday, here it is. Continue reading

UPDATED: Sometimes, Swear Words Are The Only Option

28 Apr

largeSo much to say but quite frankly, some things about this whole episode leave me speechless or more accurately, unable to express myself with anything other than a steady stream of swear words. Continue reading

Thursday Training & Racist Arsehole Fans Strike Again

6 Feb

370-898-_VCM8765Thumb,22Sorry I’ve been out of the loop for the entire day. Work stuff and then medical tests. Also, I seriously was too pissed off to post anything earlier. Continue reading

Racism in Soccer: A Discussion with Lilian Thuram at NYU on November 8th

15 Oct

lilian thuramRetired defender Lilian Thuram will be speaking on racism in soccer at New York University on Friday, November 8th.

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MLS: Don’t Cross The Line 2013 PSA

28 Mar

Been meaning to post this for the past couple of weeks. MLS and MLS Works have produced the 2013 PSA for their “Don’t Cross the Line” Campaign which promotes equality and acceptance in the sport. Continue reading