Conmebol applied a harsh sanction to Racing for racism in the Copa Libertadores

The conmebol took action on the matter after racist insults have been registered in the match they played Careers and flamenco in the Cilindro de Avellaneda for the third date of the Libertadores Cup.

Offended the human dignity of another person or group of people, by any means, for reasons of skin color, race, sex or sexual orientation, ethnicity, language, creed or origin“, argued the South American soccer regulatory body.

The Conmebol fine to Racing

conmebol sanctioned the Avellaneda club with the payment of 100 thousand dollars “for the violation of article 15.2 of the Commebol Disciplinary Code,” they clarified. “The amount of this fine will be automatically debited from the amount to be received by the CONMEBOL Club for Television or Sponsorship rights,” he added.

They also warned that in case of recidivism the academy You will have to pay $400,000. “Expressly notify the Racing Club that in the event of reiteration of any infraction of sports discipline of the same or similar nature to the one caused by this procedure, the provisions of Article 27 of the CONMEBOL Disciplinary Code will apply.

The next commitments of Racing in the Copa Libertadores

Careersthat with his victory yesterday against aucas leads group A alone with 10 points, will travel to Brazil to face the flamenco on Thursday, June 8 at 9:00 p.m.

Then he will close the group stage in his stadium when he is measuring forces with the Nublense of Chile Wednesday June 28 from 9:30 p.m.