Is Soccer the World’s Most Racist Sport?

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The Legend of Zoro

In one of the most infamous incidents of soccer racism, Marc Zoro, an Ivorian who plays for an Italian team, threatened to walk off the field in 2006 after fans of his team's opponents hoisted a banner stating, “Peanuts and bananas are the pay for your infamy,” and shouted racial slurs. 

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