AC Milan storm off pitch after racist chants

Playing a friendly match, racist chants from spectators forced AC Milan players to walk out and the contest being suspended.

updated: January 04, 2013 14:22 IST
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Rome: AC Milan striker Kevin-Prince Boateng stormed off the pitch on Thursday forcing the suspension of a friendly match against fourth-tier Pro Patria after racist chants from a group of fans for the opposing team.

"Pulling out was the right choice with something like this," Milan trainer Massimiliano Allegri said after the match was stopped in the 26th minute.

"We have to stop it with these uncouth acts. Italy as a country has to improve and become more civilized and intelligent," he told reporters.

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