29 Apr '14, 1am

#NOTORACISM: Players post support of @FCBarcelona's @DaniAlves2 after an ugly banana incident h…

#NOTORACISM: Players post support of @FCBarcelona's @DaniAlves2 after an ugly banana incident h…

BARCELONA: A storm over racism in Spanish football erupted on Monday after a fan threw a banana at Barcelona full-back Dani Alves, with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and FIFA president Sepp Blatter joining widespread outrage. A spectator -- who has since been identified -- threw the banana onto the pitch near the 30-year-old Brazilian international as Barcelona played at Villareal on Sunday night. Alves won praise for his reaction, picking up the banana to take a bite before getting on with the game and setting up a goal in Barcelona's dramatic come-from-behind 3-2 victory. There have been several racist incidents in Spain -- Alves has personally suffered several during more than a decade, first with Sevilla then Barcelona. "The player Dani Alves gave a daring and strong response to racism in sports," Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff said in a series of Twitter messa...

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