Call to handle abuse better

Valencia chief Murthy wants 'sad' racism incident involving Diakhaby to spur reform

Valencia president Anil Murthy has called on La Liga to review its protocols after an alleged racist abuse incident involving the Spanish club's Mouctar Diakhaby in a match against Cadiz on Monday.

He also told The Straits Times the incident was "sad for football".

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 09, 2021, with the headline 'Call to handle abuse better'. Subscribe