Barcelona shirts which feature the Qatar Airways logo are said to be outlawed as tensions between Saudi Arabia and Qatar continue to boil over.
The dramatic law change comes after Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Libya, Yemen and the Maldives sensationally cut off all ties with its neighbour this week after accusing Qatar of supporting extremist groups. Qatar have rejected the claims.
Barcelona sponsor Qatar Airways are one of many Qatari entities blacklisted by Saudi Arabia and fans wearing Lionel Messi or Neymar shirts could become caught in the political crossfire.
- Written by Abdullahi
- Category: Middle East