30 Jul '11, 5am

Chelsea accept Malaysia's Benayoun apology: Chelsea have accepted an apology from the Football

Chelsea have accepted an apology from the Football Association of Malaysia over anti-Semitic abuse that targeted Israeli midfielder Yossi Benayoun during a pre-season match. The London club had lodged an official complaint after Benayoun was barracked during a game in Kuala Lumpur on July 21, the first leg of Chelsea's Asian tour. Chelsea initially played down the incident but went ahead with its complaint after reviewing the game. The club, which has since played games in Bangkok and Hong Kong without incident, said it is now happy to move on. "We appreciate the prompt attention the Malaysian FA has given our complaint," it said in a statement. "Chelsea Football Club is committed to eradicating all discriminatory behaviour from the game, and urges the MFA to take appropriate steps to stamp out this type of behaviour in future. "The club and Yossi accept the apology, and t...

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