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Olaf Scholz applauds the gesture of the German team at the Qatar 2022 World Cup

The German Chancellor, Olaf Schölzapplauded this Saturday the gesture of the German soccer team to cover their mouths, in response to the threats of sanctions wielded by the FIFA to prevent the inclusive captain’s armband from being worn during the World-2022.

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“What you have to stay with is that the players of the german team They found a way to send a strong message.”declared the chancellor in an interview with the Focus publication released this Saturday.

On Wednesday, during the official photo prior to the start of the match in which they made their debut against Japanthe German soccer players imitated a gag, before the gaze of the FIFA president, Gianni Infantino.

Asked if he planned to go to Qatar to support the team, in case it reaches the final, Scholz threw balls wide. “I will decide in due time”, said.

Following their opening loss against Japan (2-1) on Wednesday, Germany is measured on Sunday at Spainwhich crushed Costa Rica 7-0 on the same day.

Source: AFP

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