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UEFA Invites RFU to Take Part in the Action Football Against Racism in Europe

The Russian Football union received a letter from the UEFA with an invitation to participate in the action Football Against Racism in Europe.

As you know, the association Football Against Racism in Europe is calling to take measures against racism and discrimination in all football stadiums in the eight week of the action of FARE. From the 17th to the 30th of October, fans, ethnic minorities, football clubs and associations in 38 European countries are uniting against racism, xenophobia and intolerance.

The key moment in the week of actions will be an anti-racism event during all matches of the League of Champions during the given period. In addition, several elimination matches of EURO-2008 will be dedicated to the theme at hand.

The association of FARE in partnership with the UEFA invites your ethnic association to participate in extending a positive attitude against racism at the elimination matches at the UEFA EURO-2008 in England, which will take place October 17, the first day of the action, states the lteer text on the official site of the Russian Football Union.

Source: Sports.ru


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