Paris Saint-Germain’s UEFA Champions League fixture against Istanbul Basaksehir has been was marred with controversy after a coach from the Turkish side accused the fourth official of using racist language.
PSG v Basaksehir assistant referee allegedly said the "n-word" to a staff of Basaksehir pic.twitter.com/TIDp5vlyk1
— noobfcb (@noob_fcb) December 8, 2020
Kylian Mbappe was among the most vocal players following the incident. He confronted the officials over the comment from the fourth official. More so, he backed Basaksehir’s push to remove the fourth official from the game.
Mbappe: "We can't play with this guy" 👏 pic.twitter.com/L8r2VIQKHw
— Johannes Nessa (@TheRealNiemi) December 8, 2020
The game still currently remains in a delay following the incident.
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