Hard sanction to the Chinese player who insulted Demba Ba

2018 Aug 10

The Chinese Football Federation has announced on Friday the sanction imposed on Chinese midfielder Zhang Li for his insults to the Senegalese of Shanghai Shenhuua Dema Ba: six matches and a fine of 42,000 yuan (5,300 euros).The organism did not mention the word "racism" that the striker complains about, but in any case, the Changchun Yatai midfielder -they say- "disturbed the good development of the match, caused disorders and caused tremendous negative repercussions", points out the notice.Demba Ba accused his rival of having called him "black" in a brawl that both players maintained last weekend during the match between Changchun Yatai and Shanghai Shenhua.