Sport

South Korean football club sorry for ‘sex doll’ use in stadium

South Korean football club sorry for ‘sex doll’ use in stadium”

The club issued a statement on Monday apologizing for failing to double-check after the supplier had told them the dolls were not "adult products".

Seoul's match against Gwangju was played without fans, but the home side filled some seats with sex dolls instead - some dressed in the club's colors, while others were holding placards supporting the side.

With followers not permitted to go to video games adhering to the coronavirus pandemic, Seoul made a decision to load the stands with mannequins, just for followers to swiftly understand they remained in truth of the adult range.

The Sports Seoul website said that with so many football fans overseas now following K-League matches, there are concerns the incident will bring global disgrace. "We are very anxious about what happened with the dolls we put in the stands and we're really sorry", the statement added.

"We had them supplied by a company and they informed us that the mannequins are designed for displaying apparel and fashion products".

It added: "Our intention was to do something light-hearted in these hard times". In their match against Gwangju in the South Korean League, all the talk was not on the football, but on the sex dolls in the stands.

SouthKorea
South Korean soccer team FC Seoul mixed up sex dolls for mannequins to fill up the stadium. Yonhap via AP

The club said it had been the victim of a mix-up, insisting it had checked with the supplier and received assurances that the dolls were not intended for sexual use.

But fans were not convinced.

Another added, "I don't believe the representatives didn't notice the abnormalities".

And a third said, "Didn't know, my ass".

While the 2016 league champions claimed a crucial 1-0 win on the pitch, it's what happened off it that really caught people's attention.

The statement added that the club had confirmed from the start that the mannequins they installed in the stands had no relation to the adult toys, even though they do indeed resemble real humans.

More news: Google Pixel 4A could be much cheaper than iPhone SE 2020



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


18 May 2020
NYC tourist arrested in Hawaii after Instagram pics showed him at beach
Hotel guests don't receive housekeeping services and must arrange for food to be delivered to them. At least 20 people have been arrested violating Hawaii's mandatory quarantine .

18 May 2020
New data shows coronavirus causes a quarter of all care home deaths
Unexplained unexpected deaths in care homes in England and Wales can take the figure to more than 22,000. This was 23,136 more than the same period a year ago .

18 May 2020
Prince William examines men's mental health in new BBC documentary
He later continued: "It's about being confident enough to say, 'Things aren't going great.' It's okay to not be okay". The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are active advocates of mental health along with Prince Harry .

18 May 2020
NY launches interactive map to find COVID testing sites near you
Howard Zucker added that total capacity was around 80,000 to 90,000 per day with the inclusion of private lab tests. New Yorkers can search "COVID testing near me" on Google Maps to easily find the nearest testing sites.

18 May 2020
Trump softens on cutting funding to WHO
Still, may 14 the United States administration announced the partial resumption of funding to the world health organization. Have not made a final decision.

18 May 2020
New Dual Screen Surface Tablet Delayed
The title gives away the secret and it's the Snapdragon 855 from previous year that will power this dual-screen Android phone. It'll feature USB-C fast charging, but I hear that current test units do not have wireless charging or NFC capabilities.

18 May 2020
German cafe has customers wear pool noodles to enforce social distancing
Germany was able to lift some restrictions when Chancellor Merkel said that the country has now passed phase one of the pandemic. However, Merkel warned that Germany risks a new spike in infections if people stop adhering to physical removal measures.

18 May 2020
Salah's agent dismisses claims Liverpool star was approached by Madrid
In his autobiography, the 35-year-old Juventus ace veteran Italy said: "Ramos has always said it was unintentional". Without him, stars like Raphael Varane, Dani Carvajal and Marcelo seem like kids from the Primavera team.

18 May 2020
Religion Not Mandatory To Feel Kashmir Agony, Shahid Afridi Says
In good faith, we did it for humanity and for the people suffering due to the coronavirus ", said Harbhajan. I made an appeal on your behest for the sake of humanity. "Remember Bangladesh?" he added.

18 May 2020
Coronavirus cases in Brazil skyrocket as Bolsonaro fights lockdowns
Nelson Teich's sudden resignation was announced in a curt WhatsApp message from the health ministry on Friday morning. He has defied health experts and called for widespread use of drugs that have not been proved to be effective.