At around thirteen minutes into the UEFA Champions League final group stage game between PSG vs. Istanbul Basaksehir, something completely out of the ordinary happened. Ten minutes later the game was abandoned, with both sides walking off the field in protest at the fourth official. This article will break down everything that happened (from what we know), and explain why what happened was indeed racist and why this incident deserves the attention it is currently getting as an act of racism.
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So there it is! Why what happened in PSG-Istanbul Basaksehir was indeed an act of racism and why the players were justified in walking off the pitch and taking a stand. Be sure to share your thoughts on Twitter @mastermindsite or in the comments below. Black Lives Matter and there is no room for racism in football. Not here. Not anywhere. Thanks for reading and see you soon.
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