Neymar Avoids Sanction After Alleged Racism, Homophobia

Neymar Avoids Sanction After Alleged Racism, Homophobia

Handout image released by the Brazilian Soccer Confederation (CBF) exhibiting Brazilian soccer giant title Neymar, who is to kind his 100th appearance with the nationwide crew in a pleasing match against Senegal, talking correct thru a press conference in Singapore on October 9, 2019. 

Lucas FIGUEIREDO / Brazilian Soccer Confederation (CBF) / AFP

Paris Saint-German’s Neymar and Marseille’s Alvaro Gonzalez maintain refrained from punishment after allegedly making racist and homophobic remarks within the meeting between the perimeters earlier this month, the French league (LFP) presented on Wednesday.

The field’s most costly participant used to be accused of constructing the remarks in direction of Marseille’s Japan lawful-back Hiroki Sakai and Gonzalez.

The Brazil attacker claimed the Spanish centre-back had known as him a “monkey”.

“The disciplinary commission states that it would no longer maintain adequate proof to permit it to establish the substance of the info pertaining to discriminatory language,” the LFP mentioned.

Marseille’s victory at Parc des Princes on September 13 used to be marred by an hurt-time scuffle which noticed 5 players crimson-carded.

Neymar used to be despatched off for slapping Gonzalez on the back of the head and used to be given a two-match ban for the incident.

Closing week, PSG’s Angel Di Maria got a four-match ban for spitting correct thru the fixture.

-AFP


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