Jonnie Peacock: football needs to up its game with disabled fans
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It was an event that suggested a huge shift in the perception in Britain of sport for disabled people but as London prepares to host the World ParaAthletics Championships in July a survey has suggested the experience of disabled spectators in sporting arenas remains a long way from gold-medal standard. New Balance 446 hombre According to the survey, Nike Air Max 2017 Dames groen 79% of disabled fans who have been to football matches have experienced discrimination or other issues resulting from their disability, Nike Air Lebron 13 Ep and 29% have been verbally abused, Von Miller Jerseys as a result of which 62% of all the supporters surveyed have stopped going to games altogether.