PRAGUE -- Viktoria Plzen will play their Europa League game against Roma with a partly-closed stadium because of the racist behaviour of some fans.
The punishment by UEFA comes after the incidents in a Champions League playoff game against Ludogorets Razgrad on Aug. 23 which finished 2-2.
The Czech club says two sections of its stands popular among its hardcore fans will remain closed for the Sept. 15 game when Luciano Spalletti's side visit.
Fans might be banned completely from Europa League games...
Roma crashed out of the Champions League before the group stage following two more red cards in a 3-0 home defeat to Porto on Tuesday.
After Thomas Vermaelen had been sent off in the 1-1 first leg, Daniele De Rossi and Emerson followed in Rome as Porto advanced to the group stage.
Felipe opened the scoring in the eighth minute, heading in a free kick at the far post.
De Rossi, starting at centre-back in place of Vermaelen, was dismissed in the 39th minute for a clumsy tackle on Maxi...
Ireland's Dundalk progressed to the Champions League's playoff stages after a 3-1 aggregate defeat of BATE Borisov -- securing European group-stage football this season.
The Airtricity League champions had lost the first-leg 1-0 but overcame the deficit against their Belarusian opponents through a goal in either half from David McMillan and a late third from substitute Robert Benson.
Stephen Kenny's side go into contention to face Manchester City, Porto, Villarreal, Roma and others for a place in...