Like the German Mesut Ozil, Demba Ba is committed to the Uighurs of China. This Muslim people against whom the country of the Great Wall is accused of human rights violations. By Steven LAVON
“I know there are footballers who want to fight for justice, whether they are Muslim, Buddhist, Christian or any other belief. I have to try to organize something so that the football players can get together and, in the meantime, talk about this issue because few people do,” Ba tells the BBC.
The former of Chelsea rebels against the lack of mobilization of athletes. “As athletes, we have a power that we don’t even know about. If we get together and talk, things change. If we stand up, people stand up with us,” he added.
Demba Ba played in China in 2015 at Shanghai Shenhua.
Source : AfricaTopSports / By Steven LAVON