Pitch invader interrupts Portugal and Uruguay match with rainbow flag

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Pitch invader interrupts portugal and uruguay match with rainbow flag

9 News Australia published this video item, entitled “Pitch invader interrupts Portugal and Uruguay match with rainbow flag” – below is their description.

The second half of Portugal and Uruguay’s #WorldCup showdown has been interrupted by a #pitchinvader carrying a banned rainbow flag.

The invader’s #Superman shirt read: “SAVE UKRAINE” and “RESPECT FOR IRANIAN WOMEN”.

MORE: https://www.9news.com.au/world/world-cup-protester-with-rainbow-flag-runs-onto-field/c2b1a088-e5fb-42d4-891d-6fd125bbb424?ocid=Social-9News

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