Hungary To Play Two Games Behind Closed Doors Due To Racism
Provided By - Video Elephant on September 21, 2021
FIFA have ordered Hungary to play two matches behind closed doors following their fans racist behavior against England.
However, the second game behind closed doors has been suspended for two years.
Hungarian fans targeted England’s Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham during the two sides World Cup Qualifier on Sept. 2.
Fans threw various objects at the players as well as a flare onto the pitch at the Puskas Arena.
FIFA says that it rejects "any form of racism and violence as well as any other form of discrimination.”
"Fifa takes a clear zero-tolerance stance against such abhorrent behavior in football," FIFA.
The Hungarian Football Federation has also been fined €185,000.