Racism in soccer? Perception of challenges of black and white players by white referees, soccer players, and fans.

@article{WagnerEgger2012RacismIS,
  title={Racism in soccer? Perception of challenges of black and white players by white referees, soccer players, and fans.},
  author={Pascal Wagner-Egger and Pascal Gygax and Farfalla Ribordy},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  year={2012},
  volume={114 1},
  pages={275-89}
}
This experiment investigated challenge evaluations in soccer and their relation to prejudice: more precisely, whether skin colour may influence judgments of soccer tackles. Three groups of participants (soccer players, referees,and soccer fans) were asked to evaluate challenges, featuring Black and White players as aggressors and victims in a mixed-design study. Results showed that participants made some differentiations between Black and White players in a challenge evaluation task… CONTINUE READING

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