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Asian Football Confederation Refer To UAE National Team As ‘The Sand Monkeys’
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By Chris Wright
The Asian Football Confederation have been quite rightly forced into apologising after an almighty balls-up on their official website saw an article refer the United Arab Emirates's national team as 'The Sand Monkeys'.
The article has since been stripped afterYousuf Abdulla of the UAE Football Association demanded an apology and called the wording an 'unfortunate affair' which 'revealed some racist acts by some AFC officials.