LONDON — After Newcastle United’s Champions League tie against Inter Milan two weeks ago Lomana LuaLua made an official complaint through his club that Christian Vieri had racially abused him.

Last Friday, UEFA decided there was no case to answer mainly because of the lack of witnesses.

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