3:57 am, Fri 15 Mar 2013
Spurs boss: 'Very easy to hear racist chanting'
Andre Villas-Boas seen on the touchline in Milan last night.
Andre Villas-Boas expects UEFA to take action against Inter Milan after their supporters appeared to racially abuse Tottenham players on Thursday night.
"It's a very sensitive situation," Spurs manager Villas-Boas said of the chanting. "UEFA set out to act on that situation.
"It was very, very easy to hear the chanting so I am sure that UEFA will act on it.
"It's difficult for Inter Milan because it is something that in some way has happened before.
"It doesn't mar the game but it is something that should have been avoided."
9:23 pm, Thu 14 Mar 2013
Reports of racist chants at Spurs Europa League clash
It has been reported that Tottenham players were tonight subjected to racist chants by Inter Milan supporters, who were also seen waving an inflatable banana.
Spurs lost 4-1 after extra-time on the night but progressed to the Europa League quarter-finals on away goals after the tie finished 4-4 on aggregate.
Tottenham Hotspur's Emmanuel Adebayor runs at the Inter Milan defence.
Credit: Nick Potts/PA Wire/Press Association Images
Monkey chants appeared to be aimed at several Tottenham players, notably goalscorer Emmanuel Adebayor, while a fan was seen with an inflatable banana.
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