Roberto Carlos Shown Some More Standard RacismBy: The Offside | June 23rd, 2011
Roberto Carlos is being handsomely compensated for his retirement tour stop in the Russian Premier League – believed to be €5m per year over the course of two years. Of course he’s also paying a huge price in the process, having to put up with some standard racism in the form of fruit one tosses in their morning’s cereal.
Were this only him, it’d be one thing, but it’s clearly not. However, he is the most high profile recipient of such ignorance, so maybe one day we can add Removed the World Cup from Russia. from his already glittering CV – because this is well past ridiculous.