Minister Vincenzo Spadafora has commended the FIGC for investigating Atalanta’s team manager after he discriminated against a Napoli fan.
Last week was not a good week for Italian sport in its fight against discrimination, starting with Paralympic athlete Beatrice Ion.
Ion, who plays for Italy’s wheelchair basketball team and is of Romanian extract, was racially abused by a passer-by, while her father was assaulted for trying to defend her.
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