Another racism incident at a game featuring Vinicius Junior.
Real Madrid played Sevilla to a 1-1 draw in the 10th round of the 2023-24 Spanish La Liga at the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan in Sevilla, Spain, at 1:30 a.m. ET on April 22.
Real deployed a 4-3-1-2 formation on the day. Vinicius and Rodriguez were up front, with Bellingham backing them up. 카지노사이트Cross, Chouameni, and Valverde formed the midfield, while Mendy, Alaba, Rudiger, and Carvajal paired up in the back four. Kepa wore the goalkeeping gloves.
Sevilla countered with a 4-3-3 formation. Ocampos, N’Nesiri, and Luquevacchio lined up in the back three, with Rakitic, Sumare, and Sow in the midfield. The back four was a combination of Aquinha, Ramos, Goodelli, and Navas, with Niland in goal.
It wasn’t until midway through the second half that the tense 0-0 balance was broken. It was Sevilla who took the lead. In the 29th minute, N’Nesiri Alaba blocked a cross from the left side. However, the ball bounced off Alaba and into the goal.
Fortunately, Real equalized just four minutes later. In the 33rd minute, Carvajal rattled the net with a header from a free kick, and that was the end of the game for both teams.
There was a scramble at the end of the second half. In the 40th minute, before a Real corner kick, Sevilla players, including Ramos and goalkeeper Niland, refused to give the ball away and delayed the game. In the process, a nervous breakdown occurred, centered on Vinicius. The situation was defused when Vinicius and Ocampos were cautioned.
However, after the game, Vinicius, who was involved in the altercation, posted on social media, “Unfortunately, I saw a video of another racist act from today’s game. “Unfortunately, I saw a video of another racist act from today’s game, and I feel sorry for the person involved because it was a child and there was no one to educate them,” he said.
“The faces of racists are very visible on websites. I hope that the Spanish authorities will definitely change the law. They should also face criminal penalties. It would be an important first step in the process of preparing for the 2030 World Cup. I will do my part.”
Vinicius was racially abused during a match against Valencia at the end of last season. At the time, he said: “It’s not the first time, not the second time, not the third time. Racism is common here in La Liga. I will fight against them to the end,” he said at the time.
According to Spain’s Sport, Sevilla acted swiftly after detecting the racist behavior during the match. They immediately removed the spectator from the stadium and called the police.