Here is what you need to know about the ‘OneLove’ armbands that the captains of seven European teams were planning to wear at the November 20-December 18 World Cup in Qatar:
What does the OneLove armband mean?
* The ‘OneLove’ armbands were originally launched in 2020 as part of an inclusiveness campaign by the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB).
* The KNVB campaign opposes discrimination on the basis of race, skin color, sexual orientation, culture, faith, nationality, gender, age and “all other forms of discrimination”.
* The design features a rainbow flag in the shape of a heart with a number one in the middle, surrounded by the text “One Love” on either side and the w…