A British soccer fan was arrested for making anti-Semitic remarks at a game in London.
Three fans of the British Tottenham Hotspurs soccer club have been charged for using the term “Yid” at a team match. The three men were charged on Tuesday for causing ‘‘harassment, alarm or distress’’ by using a ‘‘threatening, abusive or insulting’’ word.
A fan of the British Tottenham soccer club was arrested for chanting “yid” during a home match.
Fans of Tottenham Hotspur call themselves the ‘Yid Army’ as a term of pride, and most of them aren’t even Jewish. So why does British soccer want to outlaw their chants?
European soccer authorities have opened disciplinary proceedings against the Rome soccer team Lazio for the alleged anti-Semitism of its fans.