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Bulgaria v England: Police arrest four following racist abuse at Euro qualifier

BBC News Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Four Bulgarian football fans suspected of subjecting black England players to racist abuse are detained following police raids.
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Racist abuse blighted a Euro 2020 qualifier between Bulgaria and England on Monday, with the match in Sofia twice halted by the referee after monkey noises and chants from the crowd were aimed at black players from the visiting team. Francis Maguire reports.

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