Yaya Toure Threatens World Cup Boycott After Racist Chants from CSKA

Rob Goldberg@TheRobGoldbergFeatured ColumnistOctober 23, 2013

Fans of CSKA Moscow have crossed the line in the club's Champions League match against Manchester City with a number of racist chants.    

Yaya Toure was particularly upset about what he heard during the match, according to both BBC Sport and Telegraph Sport:

#MCFC's Yaya Toure, when asked if he'd heard racist chanting: "I told the ref. I think it was unbelievable & very sad. We want to stop that"

— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) October 23, 2013

Yaya Toure on racist abuse in Moscow: "I was quite disappointed. It was unbelievable and very sad on my part... Uefa have to do something."

— Telegraph Sport (@TelegraphSport) October 23, 2013

They will be forced to play their next Champions League game with a section closed to the fans.

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