The bracelet Kane wore and the gesture by the England team raising the question of the Argentine government’s request

The bracelet Kane wore and the gesture by the England team raising the question of the Argentine government’s request

The bracelet Kane used at the risk of a sports sanction (Picture: Reuters)
The bracelet Kane used at the risk of a sports sanction (Picture: Reuters)

In the preview of the game between England e Iranthe expectation was directed towards itself Harry Kane, England captain, would come out with the colorful armband in favor of the LGTB community. But following FIFA’s threat, seven European sides came together in a statement confirming they did not want sanctions on their players.

Beyond said goal scorer’s decision appeared with black tape reading “No Discrimination” you can see that once the jacket worn by the headlines is removed in the intonation of the anthems. But that wasn’t the only demonstration by Gareth Southgate’s team: in the minutes leading up to the start of the Group B first date game, the eleven soccer players on the field knelt to support the movement ‘Black Lives Matter’which fights against racism and is a common protocol in the preview of every Premier League clash.

The decision came hours before Kane, the Dutchman Virgil van Dyke and the Welsh Gareth Bale they would bet the bangles One Love at the games on Monday. captains of Belgium, Swiss, Germany j Denmark They will bring the tapes in the next few days. However, the Tottenham figure, working with the Football Association, found another way to make his claim and even a BBC journalist appeared on the sidelines with the armband, who received threats from FIFA.

England got on one knee before the start of the Black Lives Matter movement (Picture: Reuters)
England got on one knee before the start of the Black Lives Matter movement (Picture: Reuters)

Meanwhile, the government’s request awaits the Argentina national team, who will make their World Cup debut next Tuesday and will wear a black ribbon on their arm as a sign of mourning the death Hebe de Bonafini, founder of the Mothers of Plaza de Mayo. The idea surfaced on Sunday and was presented to executive branch officials AFA.

Under World Cup regulations, if a national team uses a wristband as a political demonstration, it will face sanctions from FIFA, similar to what happened between FIFA and the seven teams that had intentions of using the wristband One Love. It can be assumed that it would be an economic fine, the federal regulations allows a sports sanction as specified in Article 35.1 the dress code.

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