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French club PSG players were divided by ethnic group in the selection of the youth Academy team. Reported Get Football News France, citing documents published by the Football Leaks.
Policy Parisians were designed to not take in the Academy of black players of African descent. She acted from 2013 until the spring of 2018.
When recruiting young players scouts PSG had to fill the box, which stated the ethnicity of the candidate. In the questionnaire the players were divided into “French”, “magribi” (North Africa), “Africans” and “immigrants from the West Indies”.
Scout Parisians Serge Fournier said that after watching the 17-year-old midfielder Yann, GBAO gave a recommendation to enter into a contract with him. However, PSG refused only because he is black.
France has a law that it is forbidden to collect and use in the selection of staff personal data relating to racial or ethnic origin. For violation of this law entails a penalty of five years imprisonment and a fine of 300 thousand euros.
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