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Denmark to wear protest jerseys at Qatar World Cup

By DW
29 September 2022   |   12:35 pm
Sports apparel maker Hummel said it has "toned down" Denmark's national team jersey for the World Cup, and introduced a black third kit in the "color of mourning," in protest at rights abuses in Qatar.

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