‘He is nine years old’ – more Danes tell of being abused by England fans

‘He is nine years old’ – more Danes tell of being abused by England fans

10-Jul-2021 16:12:17 | Guardian

• Danish supporters say they were verbally abused at Wembley

• One fan claims England fans spat at children

More Denmark fans have come forward to say they were verbally abused by England supporters at Wembley during Wednesday’s Euro 2020 semi-final, with one parent describing how her nine-year-old son was “booed in the face” and that she and her husband were shouted at after the game.

Imaan Madsen, a Danish citizen living in the UK, told the Observer that the family of three had not experienced any problems during the game but as they left the stadium England fans shouted “fuck Denmark” and other slurs at them.

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