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Germany say Fifa ‘denied us a voice’ after covering mouths in statement at World Cup

By Jack Rathborn

23 Nov 2022 · 1 min read

Germany claim Fifa “denied us a voice” after their players covered their mouths in a World Cup statement before their Group E match with Japan.

It is the latest development in the row with the world’s governing body over the “One Love” initiative, with Fifa censoring Germany and other teams in Qatar, where homosexuality is illegal.

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