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Chelsea football fans convicted of racist violence in Paris

by firstsource newsJanuary 3, 2017

Four men given suspended prison sentences and ordered to pay €10,000 to black commuter pushed off Métro carriage

Four fans have been convicted of racist violence and given suspended prison sentences after a black commuter was pushed off a Paris Métro carriage in Paris while fans chanted: “We’re racist, we’re racist, and that’s the way we like it.”

The incident in February 2015 before a game between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain was filmed by a British man, Paul Nolan, and the footage was published by the Guardian. It sparked an outcry over racism in , with politicians and the then French and British prime ministers condemning the attack.

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