Kalidou Koulibaly: Napoli defender and team-mate Victor Osimhen condemn racist abuse suffered at Fiorentina

Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly posted a message on Twitter after being subjected to racial abuse throughout his facet’s win at Fiorentina

Napoli’s Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly says racist followers should be “stored out of stadiums perpetually”.

Koulibaly and team-mate Victor Osimhen detailed on social media the racist abuse they obtained from Fiorentina followers throughout Sunday’s 2-1 away win.

Nigeria ahead Osimhen known as for supporters to “perceive how disgusting it’s to hate a person due to the color of their pores and skin”.

Fiorentina additionally launched an announcement to sentence the incident.

Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport reported that Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa, on mortgage in Naples from Fulham, was additionally focused by residence followers.

“Fiorentina expresses essentially the most agency and harsh condemnation for the episodes of racism that came about yesterday in the course of the match towards Napoli,” the Serie A membership stated in an announcement.

“Common Supervisor [Joe] Barone, already after the match, personally apologised.”

Fiorentina say CCTV footage from the sport will likely be offered to the authorities to assist establish the “culprits”.

The Italian Soccer Federation [FIGC] has opened an investigation into the incident.

It follows an investigation being opened into alleged racist chants by Lazio followers aimed toward AC Milan’s on-loan Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Napoli got here from behind to take care of their profitable begin to the Serie A season, because of objectives from Hirving Lozano and Amir Rrahmani.

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