Nice say Mario Balotelli booked for reacting to racist abuse
Published: February 11, 2018 9:11 am
French membership Nice says striker Mario Balotelli was proven a yellow card for complaining about racist abuse he acquired from Dijon followers on Saturday. Nice tweeted the Italian ahead, who was booked within the 74th minute of a 3-2 away defeat by referee Nicolas Rainville, was cautioned after remonstrating with followers in regards to the abuse. No additional particulars got.
In feedback after the French league sport posted on Nice’s official web site, Nice coach Lucien Favre and membership president Jean-Pierre Riviere have been vital of selections made by Rainville however didn’t point out Balotelli.
In January 2017, Balotelli _ the son of Ghanaian immigrants to Italy _ spoke out in opposition to Bastia followers he mentioned made monkey noises throughout a match. The French league subsequently opened an investigation.