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FOOTBALL: FIFA president wants more sanctions to fight racism in sport

Published:Friday | April 18, 2014 | 1:24 PM

FIFA president Sepp Blatter wants to see more sporting sanctions used in the fight against racism.

The 78-year-old Blatter thinks points deductions would have more of an impact than making teams play behind closed doors.

Ukraine were ordered by FIFA to play a World Cup qualifier against Poland in an empty stadium after fans made monkey chants and performed Nazi salutes.

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