2018 World Cup:
A few days before the start of the World Cup, FIFA fined the Russian Football Federation, after the discriminatory acts in the Russia-France match – 2018 World Cup.
The Russian Football Federation received a fine of 30,000 Swiss francs.equivalent to about 25,000 euros. due to racist cries of Russian fans during a friendly match against France. At the end of March in St. Petersburg, FIFA announced , so few days of the beginning of the World Cup in the country.
In the duel where France won 3-1 to Russia, on March 27. Several photographers, including one of the AFP. Found monkey shouts towards the French attacker Ousmane Dembélé.
FIFA against Racism:
The FIFA launched an investigation into the country by discrimination and racism to make decisions about the punishment he should receive focus. As Russia will host the 2018 World Cup. Was also imposed disciplinary proceedings against the Football Federation of Russia by racist chants of his hobby.
The resolution of the problem was compounded by the anti-discrimination organization. Fare Network and the Minister of Sports, Laura Flassel . who encouraged the unity against racism in their social networks.