Handanovic with his bracelet Buu Brothers Universally United


Inter Milan and Barça, against racism in Champions

Published:10/12/2019 - 07:53h

Updated:11/12/2019 - 03:19h

The captains of Inter Milan and FC Barcelona will wear, during Tuesday's Champions League match, a bracelet in support of the fight against racism

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This Tuesday at night, Inter of Milan and FC Barcelona saw the faces in Giuseppe Meazza in the sixth and last day of the phase of groups of the Champions League, previous to the eighth of final that will initiate in the month of February. A party that converted also in a catchword for the fight against the racism in the world of the football.

The captains of the team of Antonio Conte and of the picture of Ernesto Valverde lucieron a brazelete with the acronyms of BUU-Brothers Universally United, a campaign that supports the eradication of the racism in the football and that precisely was promoted by the club lombardo after the incidents with Kalidou Koulibaly, defence of the Naples.

It does precisely a year, in December of 2018, a group of followers of the Inter of Milan took it with the central frank-Senegalese and received him with numerous racist chants, what supposed also the closing of Giuseppe Meazza playing two parties to enclosed door like punishment by so regrettable incidents.

Since, the awareness in the club neroazurro against of the racism has grown a lot, since his directive showed very disappointed with the attitude of part of his fans by the acts that had carried out. In these circumstances was born the campaign BUU, to which joined the FC Barcelona.

More episodes of racism

The incidents with Koulibaly were does a year, but the Italian football has suffered new episodes of racism during the last months. Another example of this are the recent case of Mario Balotelli, player of the Brescia that also suffered racist chants in a duel against Verona and that already had been victim in previous stages of his career.

The last case was the controversial cover that published the newspaper 'Ran dello Sport', in that it titled "Black Friday" beside an image of Romelu Lukaku, forward of the Inter of Milan, and Christopher Smalling, defence of the Rome. In the duel of Champions of this Tuesday, litigated against all this.

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