New study reveals 'evident' racial bias in TV football commentary

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There is "evident" racial bias in the way football commentators refer to players of different skin colors, says a new study published on Tuesday.
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More than 2,000 statements made by commentators across 80 televised matches in the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and Ligue 1 were analyzed by Danish research organization RunRepeat , with the study conducted in association with the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA).

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Matias Grez, CNN
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