France and Spain are really racist. It is really ingrained into the culture and a lot of it is just accepted. A lot of the people dont even think they are acting like a racist because the actual racists are allowed to express themselves more freely in the society.
This soccer guy actually said...
“You have the impression that they (the academies) really train the same prototype of players — big strong powerful. Who are the big, strong, fast players? The blacks. That’s the way it is. That’s the way things are today.”
He said other criteria should be used to bring in players “with our culture, our history.”
“I think we need to refocus, above all for boys of 13-14, 12-13, introduce other parameters adjusted to our own culture,” Blanc continues. “The Spanish say to me: ‘We don’t have this problem. We don’t have any blacks.’ ”