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Yaya Toure says FIFA doesn’t care about racism in football

Yaya Toure has opined that world's football governing body FIFA is not doing enough to curb racism and that England should have walked off the pitch in the Euro 2020 qualifier against Bulgaria during the international break. The 36-year-old former Ivory Coast international made the comments in a chat with AFP after Qingdao Huangchi secured promotion to the Chinese Super League during the weekend. It can be recalled that England's qualifier against Bulgaria was marred by controversies. Yaya Toure said: "This is a shame, why are you playing for England?" Toure has never failed to share his thoughts on the racism problem in football. He said: "They are always talking, 'Blah, blah, blah', and what? Nothing changes." "People from FIFA don't care anyway because we've been talking abo...