Before Germany-Japan for the World Cup in Qatar, the men of the Mannschaft had a gesture probably aimed at FIFA.
FOOTBALL – A gesture that speaks volumes. This Wednesday, November 23, as they prepared to face Japan in the group stage of world Cup, the players of the Germany team have a symbolic gesture. The players of the Mannshaft ostensibly mouth-gag in the pre-game photo.
A gesture that can pass for a denunciation of FIFA. Germany resolved at the beginning of the week, like several other nations, not to wear the “One Love” armband in rainbow colors. The international federation threatened the team captains with sanctions. According The eveningthe German federation (DFB) would consider filing a complaint against FIFA.
The DFB has also tweeted the “Human rights are non-negotiable”before the first game of the Mannschaft in the World Cup in Qatar. “To forbid us to wear the blindfold is to forbid us to speak. Our position is clear”added the federation.
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