Chelsea want to send racist supporters on trips to Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz instead of imposing banning orders.
The Blues’ Jewish owner Roman Abramovich is at the forefront of the initiative, designed to combat anti-Semitism at the Stamford Bridge club.
Chelsea want to offer supporters caught in racism storms the chance to attend education courses at the World War Two concentration camp in Poland instead of being banned from attending matches at the Premier League club.
‘If you just ban people, you will never change their behaviour,’ Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck told The Sun.
‘This policy gives them the chance to realise what they have done, to make them want to behave better.
‘In the past, we would take them from the crowd and ban them, for up to three years.