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UEFA to investigate racism complaint

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UEFA have begun an investigation after Marseille defender Ronald Zubar claimed he was the victim of racist abuse from Zenit St Petersburg fans during their UEFA Cup last-16 tie on Wednesday.

Zubar made the claims following the game at Zenit´s Petrovski stadium, where Marseille lost 2-0 on the night to let slip a 3-1 lead from the first leg and exit the competition on away goals.

After the game Zubar told the club´s official website www.om.net: "A banana was thrown at us, and there were monkey chants.

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