Asda defends England product compared to KKK outfit

Asda has defended a giant, wearable England flag sold by the shop after customers claimed it looks like a Ku Klux Klan costume.

The chain has begun selling Three Lions-themed merchandise ahead of next month's World Cup in Brazil.

One customer's tweet voicing his skepticism about the product has been retweeted over 5,000 times.


Wife has bought these wearable England flags from Asda for the kids. I'm not sure that they set the right tone.


A spokesperson for Asda told Milton Keynes News: “We opted for a hood on our wearable England flag as you never know what the British weather will bring.

“We want customers to get behind the team without getting wet.”


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