Why is Denmark considering leaving Fifa?

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Why is Denmark considering leaving Fifa?

The 2022 World Cup is taking place under great tension, the Danish Federation is even considering leaving Fifa.

New tension between Fifa and the European selections. While Germany has decided to "gag" during the pre-match photo against Japan on Wednesday 23 November, Denmark is considering withdrawing from Fifa due to non-respect of human rights and in particular the refusal of the institution of Fifa; allow selections to wear the “One Love” armband. In remarks relayed by the newspaper Berlingske or the media The Athletic, the president of the DBU, Jesper Møller, explained this Wednesday facing; the press that the reflection around an exit of its federation from FIFA could be considered if nothing changes.

Jakob Jensen, director of the Danish Football Association (DBU) also openly attacked Gianni Infantino's position on societal issues during the World Cup. "I think a lot of harm has been done. done in soccer. Football is about uniting the world, this is a statement from FIFA. But I don't think the press conference given by Gianni Infantino is unifying. His way of speaking to so many nations, my feeling is that I have been disappointed. I have been deeply disappointed, let go of the the Danish leader at a press conference on Wednesday. We negotiated been with FIFA for so long trying to get these messages approved. Our jersey was not a surprise for FIFA and having this information of a very clear sanction of a possible sports sanction against the players, the day of the match of the match. England. This is unfortunate and I think FIFA says to watch this carefully in the future."