South Africa Consider Vuvuzela Ban After Referee Attacked By Trumpet-Wielding Pitch Invader

Chris Wright

12th, April 2013

By Chris Wright

Pies have long considered South African football’s audio torture device of choice, the vuvuzela, to be offensive, largely due to the parp-induced tinnitus we still suffer with after sitting through the 2010 World Cup two summers ago.

It seems the South African footballing authorities are finally twigging too, though it’s not the perpetual, stupefying 190-decibel drone that they have a problem with, it’s the fact that the vuvuzela may now have to be classed as a “dangerous weapon” after a flurry of trumpet attacks over the past couple of weeks.

Earlier in the month, Orlando Pirates coach Roger De Sa was pelted

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