UEFA investigate racist chanting15 August 2005

UEFA have begun investigations into the racist chanting suffered by Shelbourne players during their Champions League qualifier against Steaua Bucharest in Romania. Shelbourne’s Curtis Fleming and Joseph Ndo both faced a barrage of racist abuse from the Romanian supporters throughout the game.

UEFA have confirmed that their match delegate witnessed and reported the abuse. Steaua could face disciplinary action after UEFA discusses the case at their meeting on 18 August 2005.