Yaya Toure Says Black Players May Boycott The 2018 World Cup in Russia

yaya toureIvory coast and Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has said that Russia must fix fan racism problem or players will boycott the 2018 fifa world cup to be held in Russia.

Black players could boycott the 2018 World Cup in Russia if the country fail to deal with racism in the stands, according to Manchester City’s Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure.

Yaya Toure, whose allegations that he suffered racist abuse during Wednesday’s 2-1 Champions League victory at CSKA Moscow have prompted UEFA to open disciplinary proceedings against the club, said FIFA and Russian authorities needed to act.

“It’s very important,” Yaya Toure said on Friday, “Otherwise we are not confident coming to the World Cup in Russia.

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