England Cricketer Moeen Ali did not wear a poppy during photoshoot sparking outrage online


An image posted on Twitter by the Professional Cricketers Association (PCA) appears to show England cricketer, Moeen Ali, not wearing a poppy.

The poppy is a sign of respect to remember the war dead in all past conflicts.

Cricket fans took to Twitter to demand answers as to why Mr Ali did not wear a poppy.

“Someone explain to me why @MoeenAli has chosen not to wear a poppy, shouldn’t represent the country if not willing to respect our views” said one twitter user.

Moeen Ali quickly took to Twitter to explain why he did not wear a poppy during the photoshoot. The cricketer tweeted:

“Poppy fell off!”

It does stand out when one member of the team during a photo is not wearing a poppy while the others are.

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