What is the Tottenham Hotspur Y word?
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) has added a variant of the ‘Y-word’ as a new entry to describe supporters and players for Tottenham. Usage of the term to describe Jewish people can be considered offensive, but some Spurs fans have historically adopted the word in terrace chants.Feb 10, 2022
What’s the Y word?
Brendan Batson, the former West Brom star and Professional Footballers’ Association official, says: “The ‘Y’ word is much used among London football fans. Derogatory words used in connection with the colour of someone’s skin are considered more inflammatory than words to do with someone’s nationality or religion.
What do Spurs fans call themselves?
In Britain, the word “yid” and its related term “yiddo” are also used to refer to the supporters and players of Tottenham Hotspur, originally in a derogatory manner by rival fans, but now also used as self-designation in a non-pejorative sense by Tottenham fans, according to the Oxford English Dictionary.
What do Tottenham fans call Arsenal?
Fans of Arsenal’s biggest and nearest rivals, Tottenham, have been known to call Arsenal ‘scum’, or ‘Woolwich’, in reference to the fact that they, unlike Spurs, do not have north London roots. ‘Gooners’ often reciprocate by calling Spurs ‘Spuds’ or ‘Sp*rs’.
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Who Uses Reddit most?
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