The sad fate of George Floyd has also moved to the Bundesliga. Weston McKennie of Schalke 04 showed outrage and sympathy on a armband, mönchengladbach Marcus Thuram was symbolic in the knee, the Dortmund Jadon Sancho and Achraf Hakimi demanded on T-Shirts "Justice for George Floyd" (justice for George Floyd). The football Highlights on the weekend in the Overview (display)
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The anger over the horrifying images from the United States and the violent death of the African-American has reached the Pentecost, the thousands of miles away in Germany.DFB: punishment would be racism-actions ad absurdum result
With their strong stand against racism and police violence in the United States, they brought at the same time, the German football Association and German football League in a Dilemma. The articles of incorporation, according to which such actions are prohibited. The DFB announced that the control will address the Committee on that. However, a punishment of the professionals would result in all of the Anti-racism actions to the point of absurdity. And also all the efforts to change the world of professional football and to make socially relevant.
That sportsman society Express their political opinions, is not new. For Germany this is still unusual, especially in professional football. "We should not be afraid to raise your voice for what is right, we must unite all together and fighting for justice. Together we are stronger!", Dortmund Sancho wrote after the 6:1 of Borussia Dortmund at SC Paderborn.DFB and DFL are now required
After his first goal for 2:0 in the 57. Minute, the 20-year-old Englishman stripped off his shirt and showed including a Shirt with the inscription "Justice for George Floyd". After that, he saw - because of Jersey-pulling - the Yellow card. A little later that kept his team-mates Hakimi is not of a similar protest action.
The DFB and the DFL must now come out of cover. Germany's football institutions are now required to put a real stand against racism and to maneuver so that the own set of rules with tact and change to allow for, because that is exactly what millions of people crave in the world at the moment.
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blk/dpa Date Of Update: 02 June 2020, 10:26