Game abandoned after insulting Torunarigha

Shortly before the end of the friendly against Honduras, the German Olympic footballers left the pitch. The reason: a racist slur against Jordan Torunarigha.

Due to a racist insult, the German Olympic team leaves the field shortly before the end and breaks off the last test match.

Peter Hartenfelser / Imago

(dpa) The dress rehearsal for the German Olympic footballers for the Summer Games in Tokyo was prematurely canceled five minutes before the end. According to the German Football Association, defender Jordan Torunarigha was racially insulted in the game against Honduras on Saturday in Wakayama, the German team left the field together when the score was 1-1. The last test of the team of selection trainer Stefan Kuntz took place in camera, further details were initially not available.

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