• England soccer fans have been warned not to dress up as medieval Christian crusaders in Qatar, the first Islamic country to host the World Cup, report says

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    England football fans wearing knight costumes sing outside Wembley Stadium ahead of the England v Italy Euro 2020 final. Vuk Valcic/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
    England fans have been banned from dressing up as Christian crusaders at World Cup matches.
    It has been ruled that dressing as a crusader is offensive to Muslims, The Times reported.
    An anti-Islamophobia charity has said far-right rhetoric "regularly plays on imagery and text from the Crusades."
    In Qatar, the first Islamic country to host the World Cup, England fans have been warned not to fancy-dress as Christian...
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  • Why are England soccer fans barred from dressing like medieval warriors ahead of U.S. game?

    4 days ago - By NBC News

    When the United States' national men's team faces England at the Qatar World Cup later on Friday, one thing will be missing: medieval knights.
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