BAFF Active Against Racism in Germany16 October 2002

Following the FARE Action Week, BAFF gained some prominent media coverage in the week-end edition of “Sueddeutsche Zeitung”, a leading German paper.

The article opens with the racist abuse of Gerald Asamoah during the match Bosnia-Herzegowina versus Germany and then refers to the recent abuse of Asheley Cole and Emile Heskey. It then concentrates on the situation in Eastern Europe and FARE’s response. Finally, the article concludes with a look at the issue of homophobia in football.

View the article in German.