We need to talk about sexism in German football, as unfortunately, reality showed that it could have devastating consequences. (Thread)
She’s not wrong. Per @DLF, 35% of stadium-goers in Germany are women. In the Premier League, for instance, it’s 25%.
Well, tell that to the 19-year-old that was allegedly raped - yes, RAPED - by a 30-year-old man on the special train for Gladbach fans on their way to Bayern Munich away.
When the police went on the train to arrest the man, Gladbach fans attacked the officers. He was later arrested with the help of the club.
What a thing of beauty this thing is.
(Video by FanaticoBoys08)
This is what he said when asked about Bibiana Steinhaus being the Bundesliga’s first female ref. His words about politics also ring true in regards to football.
Football really has no gender. Let's keep on working towards making it that a reality.
Fortuna Düsseldorf fans with a banner in protest against the alleged rape by a man on the special train for Gladbach fans to Munich 👏👏👏👏👏
@fcstpauli's USP-Frauen took a sexist banner aimed towards them from the Dynamo Dresden stand, and made an announcement full of snark, signed by the "The kitchen fairies of Ultras St. Pauli" before burning it 💪