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FIFA not allowing poppies?!?!?!

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MLR's avatar Group MLR 2011-11-06 20:56
gb 164 posts 1 likes joined Apr 02, 2010
I couldn't believe my eyes when I first saw this. FIFA are banning poppy symbols from the England players' shirts for the friendly against Spain!! What a disgrace. FIFA have no respect for the brave armed forces who gave up their lives. Absolute disgrace.
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RedArmy20's avatar Group RedArmy20 2011-11-06 21:26
se 3013 posts 16 likes joined Dec 22, 2007
i think FIFA are against WAR...which is correct.

but the symbol is not for war itself but for the people who have died. so they should allow the symbol.

thing is though i have to admit england are special when it comes to this, first go to war. then cry that people died. i mean no disrespect to those who have been forced to go there and fight though. i respect those people obviously.

but FIFA are idiots by doing this though, disgrace. FIFA have been corrupt for a while now.
This post was edited by RedArmy20 (2011-11-08 18:33, 5 years ago)
Stam shows me a pics of his weddings(his wife signing papers), i comment on his wife:
ME: she is lovely mate
ME: well done ;)
Stam: yeah, I signed her to my team lol
Stam: she's a bargain, low wage :P

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