Vinicius Junior became a trend last week because in the program El Chiringuito, the president of the Spanish Association of Soccer Agents Peter Bravohe mentioned live, referring to the player, that “If you want to dance samba you go to Brazil, here what you have to do is respect your fellow professionals and stop acting like a monkey”.
These comments upset not only the Brazilian, but also a huge number of footballers who have suffered from racism and xenophobia. Recently the presenter of the program Joseph Pedrolpublicly apologized to the player and mentioned to others that “It may be an inappropriate expression, unfortunate, but not racist.”
“I know that it is usual that when something happens with this program, well, there are vultures that are prepared to attack, I don’t care; I don’t care about network geeks, I only care that Vinicius bothered him. I don’t think Spain is racist even though there are racists in Spain.” Joseph continues.
The real Madrid beat at home Athletic 1-2, Rodrygo put the first of many meringues and Vinicius He was just short of scoring the second but hit the post. After the match, number 20 of the merengue team posted a photo on your Instagram account which he titled “Dance wherever you want”.