FIFA demands removing ‘love’ from World Cup jersey

FIFA demands removing ‘love’ from World Cup jersey

The move comes just hours before Belgium kicks off its Qatar campaign on Wednesday

FIFA has told the Royal Belgian Football Association that it must remove the word ‘love’ from the collar of the team’s away jersey.

The move comes in tandem with a demand from world football’s governing body that various European teams abandon a move to wear a ‘OneLove’ rainbow armband aimed at promoting anti-discrimination issues throughout the FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

The request handed down from FIFA comes as Belgium prepares for its opening World Cup fixture on Wednesday against Canada.

According to ESPN, FIFA refused to enter dialogue…