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Seven men come forward over Chelsea racist chant claims

Seven men wanted for questioning about alleged racist chanting at St Pancras Station following a Chelsea Champions League football match earlier this month have come forward, British Transport Police said.

The alleged incident comes after a number of Chelsea fans are said to have racially abused a black man on a Paris metro train.

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Prime Minister: Chelsea fan racism 'extremely disturbing'

Prime Minister David Cameron says the racially-motivated incident involving Chelsea fans in Paris on Tuesday is "extremely disturbing and very worrying".

"It's obviously potentially a criminal offence and so I'm sure the French police will be looking at it very seriously," he told LBC radio.

"I know the British police will give every assistance that they can. I'm sure Chelsea will co-operate with that fully. These are very, very serious matters."

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