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Lineker apologises for 'eating grass' comment aimed at Muslim players' prayer celebration

The former England star was fronting Al Jazeera's coverage of the 1-1 draw between Montpellier and Schalke when he made the comment about Karim Ait-Fana and Younes Belhanda.

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karim1481d ago

Not aware of their religion? With their names, it's kinda obvious

Computersaysno1480d ago (Edited 1480d ago )

Keep sport secular. This is how it transcends cultures.

PaPa-Slam1481d ago

That was just ridiculous, He must have seen enough players doing that throughout his life to know that what those 2 players were doing.

Even the Apology seems half hearted.

karim1481d ago

Not a sincere apology, seems he was forced to do it.