in The incoming fodboldlandstræner Kasper Hjulmand created big attention when he earlier in the week were out in the media and saying that he believed, bettingreklamer should be banned.
It caused a stir, when his employer, the Dansk Boldspil-Union (DBU), among others, is sponsored by the Danish Game, where the national team is to promote the Odds.
DBU defended the action Hjulmands the right to have its own position. But you defended at the same time, the cooperation with Danish Game. And the union has pointed out that Hjulmand as coach to promote the sponsor.
It will now Association support group for compulsive gamblers and the Alliance against Spilafhængighed in a joint press release to long off for DBU and Danish Games.
Under the heading 'DBU and Danish Games must be put in place in Hjulmand-case' makes the organizations it is clear that they are extremely skeptical of the sponsorship of the national team, and DBU's action in the matter.
One thing is that the country's largest børneidoler - the Danish national football team - promoting sportsbetting for the country's young people. That in itself is very, very inappropriate due to the normalisation of gambling among Danish children and adolescents, the causes, type associations.
- But now we will as a society through our jointly-owned bookmaker, the Danish Games, to force people who have had addiction inside of life, to promote gambling. It is simply not in order.
In the program 'Induced' on Radio4 told Kasper Hjulmand, that he has seen many young people destinies in the fodboldmiljøet, which has been destroyed by a gambling addiction.
As the Danish Play is state-owned, want the two associations, that the government intervene.
- Since the Danish Game is state-owned (80 percent state, 20 percent sports organisations) we would like to point out that it is actually entirely up to the community itself, whether we will compel the national coach to advertise our spilselskab, they write.
- We would therefore encourage the minister of finance, which manages the Danish Game, to go into the matter and put DBU (co-owner of the Danish Games via membership in the DIF) and the Danish Game management in place.
According to the two associations sportsbetter Danish 16-year-old far more than the peers in the Nordic countries, and approximately a quarter of the 17-year-old danes have a problematic relationship to money play, they write in the press release.
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