It was during a segment of FOX Sports Netherlands that former player and coach Marco van Basten gave the Nazi salute “Sieg Heil”. The joke would eventually come to you dearly.
Tonight, the players of Fifa 20 began to receive the news on the way Ultimate Team. As a way of condemning van Basten’s comment, EA Sports has decided to remove his letters from online mode.
“We are aware of recent comments made by Marco van Basten,” read the statement. . “We expect our commitment to equality and diversity to be maintained throughout the game. Thus, we will suspend the ICON of Marco van Basten of Packs, SBCs and FUT Draft until further notice, ”they say.
van Basten has also been suspended from FOX Sports
Suspensions are not over here. The former player was also suspended from the FOX Sports channel. By classifying the attitude as “inappropriate,” the channel has given it a one-week suspension.
EA Sports has not clarified whether this will be a temporary or permanent suspension. If it is a definite practice, the maxim is clearly stated: “the fish dies by mouth.”
Remember that van Basten is not only one of the best Dutch footballers of all time, but A worldwide icon. He won three Golden Balls during a career where he went through clubs like Ajax or AC Milan.