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Germany cover mouths and wear rainbows on kit in World Cup protest

  • Support for LGBTQ+ rights and defiance of Fifa by team in Qatar
  • Sleeves of warm-up kit and some players’ boots have rainbows

A World Cup of protest and rancour has taken another incendiary turn with Germany’s players covering their mouths with their hands to suggest they had been gagged by football’s governing body, Fifa.

Their message was reinforced by the German interior minister, Nancy Faeser, who also wore a OneLove armband, which promotes tolerance, diversity and LGBTQ+ rights, as she sat next to Fifa’s president, Gianni Infantino.

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