‘Direct discrimination’: extremely vulnerable fans barred from Carabao Cup final

The decision to bar clinically extremely vulnerable supporters from the Carabao Cup final is “direct discrimination”, according to a group of disabled Tottenham fans.

Manchester City and Tottenham have each been allocated 2,000 tickets for the match on 25 April, which is part of the government-led events research programme (ERP), a pilot scheme looking at how to get spectators safely into venues amid the pandemic.

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The ERP does not allow for those classed as clinically extremely vulnerable (CEV) or those living with them to attend. SpursAbility said [...]

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