chicharitoFIFA has fined the Mexico Football Federation $10,000 for the actions of the country’s fans during its World Cup-opening win over Germany.

The fine was for “discriminatory and insulting chants” aimed at German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer as Mexico pulled off a stunning 1-0 upset Sunday.

A new anti-discrimination procedure at the World Cup instructs referees to stop the game for a public announcement if any discriminatory behavior — such as anti-LGBT chants — are heard. The official can suspend the game if the chanting persists.

Despite the rule, the referee in Sunday’s match did not take any action. However, FIFA did say afterward it was opening an investigation.

The Mexican soccer federation repeatedly has been fined by FIFA over fans chanting the anti-gay slur in recent years, but the sanctions haven’t escalated. The federation and players previously have urged fans to stop the chant to avoid further punishment.

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