The Champions League clash between Paris Saint-Germain and Istanbul Basaksehir has been suspended.
Both players walked off the field in the first half after the Romanian fourth official, Sebastian Coltescu, was alleged to have made a racist remark.
There had been reports that Coltescu had used the offensive language when he was asked by the centre referee which member of the visitors’ bench should be shown a yellow card; the move seeing players and staff from both teams walking off the field.
It’s all going on in Paris, Demba Ba has lost it😳pic.twitter.com/yTisXcTglo— N A T H (@Nath_THFC) December 8, 2020
Here's the moment when Istanbul Basaksehir and Paris Saint-Germain players left the pitch after the fourth official allegedly pointed a racist slur at an Istanbul Basaksehir coach.— London's Finest (@LondonsFinestQU) December 8, 2020
The proper response. Kick it out. #PSGIBFK pic.twitter.com/jHVWBsWkOo