The president of Real Madrid, Florentino Pérez, met this Monday with the club’s Brazilian striker Vinicius Júnior to show him the club’s “support and affection” in the face of “such a disgusting situation of hatred”, in reference to the racist insults they uttered against him a part of the Mestalla stands this Sunday, according to a statement.

“The president of Real Madrid has met with Vinicius Júnior to show him his support and affection, to inform him of all the steps that are being taken in his defence”, advanced the merengue entity, together with images of the meeting between Florentino Pérez and the player.

In addition, the club, in its statement, reported that the Madrid president also confirmed to Vinicius that Real Madrid “will go to the last consequences in the face of such a repugnant situation of hatred.”

Hours before, the merengue club already showed its “strongest rejection” of the racist insults received by the carioca in Mestalla, in the match this Sunday against Valencia CF, denouncing what they consider a “hate crime” before the Prosecutor’s Office General of the State.

“Real Madrid CF shows its strongest revulsion and condemns the events that took place yesterday against our player Vinícius Junior. These events constitute a direct attack on the coexistence model of our social and democratic State of law,” the club said in a statement. a statement.

They announced, in it, that “such attacks also constitute a hate crime”, for which the club filed a complaint with the State Attorney General’s Office, specifically before the Prosecutor’s Office against hate crimes and discrimination, so that ” investigate the facts and clear up responsibilities”.