Sport with rainbow bandage on the press reverse: ZDF commentator Claudia Neumann sets a brave sign
Protest by Neumann: "A sign of diversity and tolerance"
Doha (SID)-ZDF commentator Claudia Neumann has set a clear statement in her own way after the ban on the "One Love" flair by the World Association FIFA. At the World Cup game in Qatar between the USA and Wales, the journalist was sitting with black T-shirt with an imprint in rainbow colors and a suitable armband in the Ahmad-Bin Ali Stadium. "I want to set a sign of diversity and tolerance," Neumann told the SID during the game.
at the World Cup in Qatar. FIFA had banned the "One Love" bond.
What’s been banned at the World Cup? .
There’s been controversy over restrictions on fans and players in Qatar - and how they've responded.The OneLove armband with a rainbow flag in the shape of a heart and was going to be worn by team captains from seven nations to protest Qatar's laws against same-sex relationships.