Warshaw: UEFA charged the Russian soccer association on Saturday after fans were filmed fighting with stadium stewards after a European Championship match.
UEFA also is seeking more evidence to investigate reports of "alleged abuse directed at Czech Republic players" during Russia's 4-1 win in Wroclaw on Friday.
"UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Football Union of Russia for the improper conduct of its supporters," it said in a statement.
Anti-racist experts appointed by UEFA to monitor matches reported on Saturday that fans verbally abused Czech defender Theodor Gebre Selassie, who is black....more
02:33 PM, Jun 10, 2012