16 Dec - Ireland:
AN under-age football club is expected to lodge an official complaint with the FAI after a 12-year-old Sikh boy was ordered to remove his turban during a game.Link
Karpreet Singh had worn his turban during matches without incident for four years before a problem arose during a recent schoolboy game in Co Meath. The youngster was told by the referee to remove the 'headgear' during the first half, and didn't return to the pitch for the second.
"The referee told him to remove the 'headgear'. The boy said that he couldn't expose his hair, and his teammates rallied around him."
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