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22 January 2018 10:06 (South Africa)

Four premier league football clubs ban vuvuzelas

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Four clubs in the English Premier League have banned vuvuzelas from their stadia this summer. They are: Arsenal, Birmingham City, Tottenham Hotspur, and West Ham United. According to a statement from Spurs, the vuvuzela poses "unnecessary risks to public safety". We have to admit they just may be right: who knows what destruction might be unleashed if British soccer hooligans were granted access to such a fearsome weapon? Read more: Sky Sports

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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