World Cup 2018: England players 'should wear protest armbands'

World Cup 2018: England players 'should wear protest armbands'
 

England should wear black armbands during the World Cup to protest against the Russian regime, an MP has said.
Labour's Stephen Kinnock said the Fifa tournament is a "massive propaganda coup" for Russia.
Fifa bans players from wearing political, religious or commercial symbols and the FA has previously been challenged over UK teams choosing to wear poppies near to Remembrance Day.
The FA said it would not respond to the suggestion from the MP for Aberavon.
After the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury in March, Mr Kinnock told a parliamentary debate Russia should be... read more

 
11 June 2018 in Sport, Views: 55
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