The Professional Footballers' Association says it stands "shoulder to shoulder" with Raheem Sterling following an incident of alleged racist abuse at Chelsea on Saturday.
Rafael Benitez has called for the Premier League to introduce VAR immediately after Newcastle were beaten 2-1 by Wolves.
Robbie Earle believes racism is a "cancer" and says football has gone backwards in tackling the issue.
Walk around the Alexandra Palace area of north London at Christmas time and you will find smurfs, superheroes and sombreros interrupting everyday people's last-minute dash to the shops.
River Plate won the Copa Libertadores for a fourth time by coming from behind to beat rivals Boca Juniors 3-1 in extra-time of their controversially-rearranged final in Madrid.