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Iranian footballer arrested over national anthem claims

3 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

An Iranian footballer has been arrested after criticising the government over national anthem claims. According to Wide World of Sports, Voria Ghafouri, a former footballer for the Iran national team, has been arrested after criticising the government. Iran's national team recently chose not to sing the national anthem at the World Cup in protest at their country's government.
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