The Schalke 04 midfielder wanted to remember George Floyd.
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After George Floyd’s death, whole America rebelled with several protests in various cities. The most affected was obviously Minneapolis, the scene of the atrocity in which the American citizen lost his life. The images of the policeman holding his knee on Floyd’s neck have gone around the world and the American Schalke player wanted to remember the victim in his own way.
Headband in honor of George Floyd
The midfielder during the match between Schalke and Werder Bremen took the field with a band on his arm in memory of George Floyd. “Justice for George Floyd”, this is the writing on the headband worn by the player.