Vinicius suffered racist abuse by Atletico Madrid fans. Supporters of the opponent called him a monkey and even brought a monkey doll to tease the Brazilian player outside the Wanda Metropolitano stadium, Monday (19/9/2022) WIB early in the morning.
La Liga reacted immediately by condemning him. He promised to investigate immediately and impose sanctions.
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“We condemn all incidents inside and outside the stadium. We work with the clubs to keep our football friendly and fun,” said a La Liga spokesperson, as reported by Marca.
“Hate speech has no place in La Liga and we always work with clubs and authorities to identify and prosecute such cases.”
Support the racist attitude Atletico Madrid, continued similar harassment by the president of the Association of Spanish Agents, Pedro Bravo. He asked Vinicius not to dance like a monkey.
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