Shortly before England-Iran kicked off, it became clear how the Iranian selection had decided not to sing the national anthem. A clear and expected choice on the part of the players, who with this gesture wanted to underline their protest against the repressive regime in Tehran against the protests that have taken place in the country in recent weeks and in defense of women's rights. Gesture not at all appreciated by the fans crowded in the stands of the Doha stadium.

Sezione: Wolrd Cup Qatar 2022 / Data: Mon 21 November 2022 alle 15:18
Autore: Stefano Bentivogli
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