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Mexico coach defends fans chanting gay slur Published: June 20, 2014

Mexican national team coach Miguel Herrera has defended World Cup fans chanting a gay slur which is under investigation by the sport's international governing body.

Herrera says Mexico fans shouting the slur as the rival team's goalkeeper takes a goal kick is "not that bad."

He says "We're with our fans. It's something they do to pressure the opposing goalkeeper."

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