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  • The attention of the Chelsea Football Club has been drawn to its supporters who were participated in the anti-Semitic chants in the UEFA Europa League match against Mol Vidi.
  • The club has made a statement to take disciplinary action against any supported who was found guilty of offensive songs which contained anti-Semitic language.
  • The club has been able to suspend four fans after they allegedly made racial chants at Raheem Sterling.

Chelsea Football club has promised to take a very strong action against any supporter who engaged in singing anti-Semitic chants during the club’s Europa League 2 all draw away to Mol Vidi in Hungary on Thursday night.

According to reports, a set of fans were heard chanting offensive songs about Tottenham fans which contained anti-Semitic language.

This is coming just days after the club swung into action by suspending 4 fans who were alleged to have hurled racial abuses at Raheem Sterling when Chelsea hosted Manchester City at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League last Sunday.

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It can be recalled that the club came up with an initiative in January to raise awareness about anti-Semitism.

A Chelsea spokesperson said:

“Anti-Semitism and any other kind of race-related or religious hatred are abhorrent to this club and the overwhelming majority of our fans.

“It has no place at Chelsea or in any of our communities.

“We have stated this loud and clear on many occasions from the owner, the board, coaches and players.

“Any individuals that can’t summon the brainpower to comprehend this simple message and are found to have shamed the club by used using anti-Semitic or racist words or actions will face the strongest possible action from the club.” previously reported that struggling English Premier League side, Crystal Palace is keen on making a move for Tammy Abraham in the January transfer window. Abraham has been spectacular in the Championship and remains a key player under Dean Smith.

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