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China boycotts Arsenal-Manchester City game following Mesut Ozil comments

China’s state broadcaster CCTV has removed Sunday’s Arsenal-Manchester City game from its schedule after comments made by Gunners midfielder Mesut Ozil. Ozil posted on social media about the treatment of Uighur Muslims in China. Arsenal distanced the club from the German’s views, saying it was “always apolitical as an organisation”. The Global Times described Ozil’s […]