Discrimination Against Mesut Ozil23 July 2018
Explaining about Mesut Ozil from TFF president
Mesut Ozil has announced that he has left Germany’s national team after the pressure about his photographs with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. While the reaction about this development was going on, a statement came from TFF President Yıldırım Demirören.
An explanation from Yıldırım Demiroren:
Turkey Football Federation president Yildirim Demiroren, Germany explains that Masud had left the national team issued a statement about the Özil.
Turkey Football Federation (TFF) official said in a statement on its website Yildirim Demirören, player humiliation, he emphasized the need for protection against discrimination and hate messages.
Yıldırım Demirören’s statement is as follows:
“Turkey Football Federation President as Mesut Ozil and gives full support to the family; exposure to treatment, threats and condemn derogatory messages sent to him because of its origin.
Whether in public or in public, every player should be protected against messages of humiliation, discrimination, and hate.
‘INTERNATIONAL COMMUNİTY UNITED’
All members of the international soccer community should continue their unwavering struggle to combat racism and intolerance.
We must work together to make the potential of creating a positive social impact that promotes all-inclusive and respectful values of football. ”
Ozil had already left German National Team
Mesut Özil, while explaining his decision, used the phrase “I am an immigrant while losing Germany.” Mesut Özil, aged 29, argued that he was exposed to racism and disrespect in Germany after meeting with President Erdogan, and the national team ended his career.