SPURS FANS SHOULD NOT BE PUNISHED FOR CHANTING ‘YID’, SAYS DAVID CAMERON

“The debate on this issue has two key considerations. Firstly, whether or not its use now plays a role in deflecting or attracting unjustified abuse, abuse that is inexcusable on any grounds; and secondly, whether it is liable to cause offence to others even if unintentionally,” said a Spurs spokesman.

“Our fans have themselves engaged in this debate following the events of last season.”

The club is conducting a widespread consultation with fans, including but not confined to season ticket holders, to gauge their views on the issue.

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