Spurs fans, beware. Partaking in your regular chants at White Hart Lane could now land you in court and lead to a lengthy ban from attending football matches.
The Football Association have announced that fans who use the word ‘yid’ will face criminal charges after publishing new guidelines on the controversial term.
On the face of it, what they are doing is correct. Yid is used as a racist insult and continues to offend certain sections of the Jewish community. A 2011 campaign titled the ‘Y-Word’ featuring Gary Lineker, Frank Lampard and Ledley King raised the issue, and made those previouslyRead More »from FA going about ‘Y-word’ issue in the wrong way