Standing Together: Racism in Dutch football

Standing Together: Racism in Dutch football

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #24

Racism continues to occur with unacceptable regularity on the terraces around Europe and beyond, but after an incident in Dutch football the country’s top two leagues are taking a stand.

Ahmad Mendes Moreira, who is a black Dutch-born professional football currently playing for second division side Excelsior in the Netherlands, was subjected to racial abuse from the early minutes of his side’s clash with Den Bosch.

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PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Amine Gouiri

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Amine Gouiri

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #6

Amine Gouiri is a wellknown young French talent playing at Olympique Lyonnais, having broken into the first team back in the 2017-18 season.

Since then, the 19-year-old striker has largely been continuing his development alongside the Lyon B team.

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PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Olivier Kemen

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Olivier Kemen

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #1

Olivier Kemen may not be a name too familiar to many football fans outside of France, but the Frenchman did spend time at Premier League side Newcastle United as a youngster.

The 23-year-old midfielder spent two years from 2013 to 2015 on Tyneside, with his future promise lauded at the time.

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