Donald Trump underestimated the power of a team

NFL protests show that not even the president of the US can disrupt the bond between players

US president Donald Trump says NFL owners "should do something" about the players who are taking a knee during the national anthem before games, saying "it's very disrepectful to our country." Video: NFL/Reuters

Last week US president Donald Trump told an audience in Alabama that those athletes of the NFL who disrespected the pre-match playing of the national anthem should be sacked. He said team owners should “get that son-of-a-bitch off the field right now”.

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