Football – Real Madrid
Neymar, Vinicius Jr… A controversy breaks out, scandal in Spain
Posted on September 16, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. by Dan Marciano
Vinicius Jr leaves no one indifferent in Spain. Some praise his qualities as a dribbler, others point the finger at his ball-to-foot provocations. While the subject is making headlines in Spain, the Real Madrid player can count on the support of Neymar, star of PSG. But now a columnist from the Chiringuito drops a sentence, which sparks controversy.
The skill of Vinicius Jr no longer needs to be demonstrated. Arrived at real Madrid in 2018, when he was still a teenager, the Brazilian has gained confidence since the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti on the bench. The winger has completed a satisfactory last exercise and is leaving this year on the same basis. Vinicius Jr has already scored four goals, the last of which against Majorca last Sunday.
But in Spain, some complain about the behavior of Vinicius Jr. Last Sunday, he hung out with several members of Majorca. According to some sources, Javier Aguirre Onaindia would have asked his players to stop him. “ break it would have pronounced the coach of Majorca.
Neymar steps up
While he recently received a yellow card during the match against Maccabi Haifa, because of its celebration, Neymar wished to support Vinicius Jr. ” Dribble, dance and be yourself! Happy as you are… Get on, boy, next goal, let’s dance” can we read on one of his stories. But in Spainthis controversy only swells.
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A racist controversy erupts
A true institution in Spainthe emission The Chiringuito is at the heart of the controversy. One of its columnists uttered a borderline sentence when commenting on the situation of Vinicius Jr. ” Vinicius must respect the opponent. If he wants to dance, he goes to a Sambadrome in Brazil. We are in Spain, and he must respect his rivals and stop dancing like a macaque ” dropped Pedro Bravo, President of the Spanish Association of Agents. Some in Spainbut also at Brazil start evoking a racist comment.“Football is not the place to pour out hatred and even less racism. We have to fight this! We are with you Vini Jr”, posted the Brazilian media TNT Sports Brasil.