The European football governing body, UEFA has announced that they have opened disciplinary proceedings against Roma following racist chanting during Wednesday's Champions League game with Chelsea.

Antonio Rudiger, a former Roma player who moved to Stamford Bridge in the summer, is said to have been the target on monkey chants during the game which eventually ended in a 3-3 draw.

The case will be dealt with by UEFA's Control, Ethics and Disciplinary body when it meets on November 16.

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It is understood that this is not the first time Rudiger will be suffering this from Roma fans as he was subjected to same treatment while even playing for the Italian club.

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