09/25/2020

Bulgarian UEFA President Resigns at the Association of Racial Discrimination

Bulgarian UEFA President Resigns at the Association of Racial Discrimination
According to CCTV news, on the evening of October 14, local time, in the antique European Football Championship qualifier in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, the England team defeated the Bulgarian team 6-0 away.However, due to the “misconduct” of some Bulgarian fans present, and even the alleged racial discrimination, the game was interrupted twice.On the 15th, the President of the Bulgarian Football Association Borislav Mikhailov announced his resignation.According to reports, British media reported that during the game, some Bulgarian fans in the stands repeatedly imitated the cry of monkeys against the black players of the England team, and also sang racist songs, and Bulgarian fans made Nazi salutes in the standsGesture, the game was interrupted twice.The referee warned Bulgarian fans to stop racial discrimination, but after that the situation was completely under control.On the 15th, the incident quickly fermented.Bulgarian Prime Minister Borisov issued a statement on social media that day, and later said in an interview with the media that he urged the chairman of the Bulgarian Football Association Borislav Mikhailov to resign immediately, otherwise the Bulgarian government will interrupt the financial of the Bulgarian Football Association.stand by.Borisov said that the Bulgarian team lost 0-6 at home. Such a bad record is really sorry for the country ‘s huge expenditures on football for many years; and the misconduct of some fans has caused Bulgaria to be labeled as “racistThe “national” label, the Bulgarian Football Association should also be responsible for this.Soon after Borisov’s position, Mikhailov under repression announced his resignation.The Bulgarian Football Association said that Mikhailov will officially resign on the 18th local time.A few hours after Mikhailov announced his resignation, the Bulgarian special police entered the headquarters of the Football Association to search.The Football Association said on the 15th that the England team experienced all “horrible” in the evening of the 14th in Sofia.The 15th match of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, UEFA, made more efforts to “eliminate racial discrimination on the court.”UEFA responded to this, which requires the cooperation of governments and international or regional football management agencies such as UEFA.FIFA said on the 15th that it is considering increasing the punishment for racial discrimination on the court.Editor Liu Jiani Source: CCTV News