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VAR-style system to be used in Italian stadiums to find fans aiming racist abuse - FIGC chief

Gabriele Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss officials stopping the Atalanta and Fiorentina match due to racist chants directed at Fiorentina's Dalbert.
Gab Marcotti reacts to the Serie A disciplinary tribunal's decision not to take action over racist chants aimed at Inter's Romelu Lukaku.
Gab Marcotti reflects on the fallout from the racist incidents that overshadowed England's win in Bulgaria.
Shaka Hislop praises how players and officials dealt with racist incidents during England's win over Bulgaria.

Italian football and government authorities must act against racism in stadiums even if only one spectator is involved, Italian Football Federation (FIGC) head Gabriele Gravina said on Thursday, adding that a VAR-style system would be used to root out offenders.

Several clubs have escaped sanctions over alleged racist incidents after Serie A's disciplinary tribunal ruled that the chanting was not widely perceptible in the stadium, even though television viewers heard it.

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