FIFA imposed a penalty of two actual games without an audience on the Hungarian team in addition to a fine of 160,000 euros to the Hungarian association. Closed.
In the game in question, the English defeated the local team 0: 4, when Raheem Sterling and Jude Blingham received offensive calls and growls due to the color of their skin. Sterling scored the winning goal for the Three Lions team and absorbed a meter of objects from the Hungarian crowd.
The FIFA official statement reads: “The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has decided on a penalty and a fine for the Hungarian Football Association for the racist behavior of local fans in a number of cases during the World Cup qualifier between Hungary and England on September 2, 2021. After a comprehensive analysis, the committee decided “The Hungarian team will hold its next two home games against empty stands.”
In conclusion, the statement reads: “FIFA’s position is firm against any kind of racism and violence, as well as any form of discrimination or abuse.”