UK moves to ban sportsmen from gambling advertisements
By Abdulgafar Oladimeji
UK’s Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP), has announced that plans are under way to ban gambling advertisement by sports influencers.
CAP disclosed that the announced planned ban will restrict high-profile athletes from advertising sports bet.
The committee said the measures will curb the wide reach of betting firms.
Pyramidsportsnews.com gathered that 20 English Football League (EFL) and non-league clubs have joined the calls for the ban .
The clubs have asked for the stopping of betting brands on football shirts.