Denmark bans players from tweeting in Euro 12
The Danish football federation says its players aren’t allowed
to send updates on their private social media during the European
Championship in June.
Denmark goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen has called it ”a shame”
that players can not tell fans what they do ”without revealing
DBU spokesman Lars Behrendt said on Tuesday coach Morten Olsen
wants players to focus on the tournament and ”the 24-7 open
microphone” to be shut down.
Behrendt said the squad will send numerous updates to fans via
the team’s own social media sites beside the regular press
Sports Minister Uffe Elbaek said it was the DBU’s decision but
said his first thought was ”a violation of the freedom of