Lazio fined $190K for fans’ racist abuse

UEFA has fined Lazio $190,000 and threatened to make the Italian

club play a European home match in an empty stadium after its fans’

racist behavior at Europa League matches against Tottenham and


UEFA says the stadium sanction ”has been suspended for a

probationary period of two years.”

Lazio was found guilty of a range of offenses relating to the

home match against Tottenham on Nov. 22 and the game in Slovenia

against Maribor on Dec. 6.

UEFA also fined Tottenham $13,570 and Maribor $23,070 for crowd

disturbances at the same matches.

The clubs can appeal all sanctions.