CSD Calls For Removal Of RFET Head Sky To Split With British Cycling EPL Reveals '14-15 Revenue Distribution Survey Says F1 Fans Desert Live TV Races Diageo Sells Gleneagles To Ennismore Scudamore: FIFA Needs Businessperson League Notes Study: Wimbledon Top Social Media Slam Silverstone Expects Record-Breaking Crowd Heineken Kicks Off RWC Sponsorship
Enter amount in full numerical value, without currency symbol or commas (ex: 3000000).
SBD Global/February 27, 2013/Leagues and Governing Bodies
FA To Investigate EPL U21 Game Incidents; Inter Milan Fined For Fans' Behavior
Published February 27, 2013
ITALIAN ISSUES: The BBC reported Serie A side Inter Milan has been fined €50,000 ($65,340) after its fans "were found guilty of racially abusing former Inter striker Mario Balotelli." Ex-Manchester City striker Balotelli was also fined €10,000 ($13,100) for an "insulting gesture" toward Inter fans. The 22-year-old Italian int'l, who joined Milan in January, "raised a finger to his lips during Sunday's match at the San Siro in an apparent attempt to stop the abuse from the Inter fans." But Serie A's disciplinary commissioner deemed that "he had gesticulated to the opposition supporters and a fine was imposed" (BBC, 2/26).