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England fans warned against giving Nazi salutes in Nuremberg

Posted by mythoughtsandnews on June 16, 2006

Reminders of Nuremberg's associations with the Third Reich will never be far away as England take on Trinidad and Tobago tomorrow in their second World Cup group game.

The Franken-Stadion is a rebuilt version of the stadium used as a venue for Hitler Youth marches and is adjacent to the Zeppelinfeld, a derelict parade ground with its crumbling white limestone grandstand designed by Albert Speer, from where Hitler addressed half a million followers in 1938 and 130 anti-aircraft searchlights radiated a pillar of light 8km high into the night sky.

http://football.guardian.co.uk/worldcup2006/story/0,,1796962,00.html

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