The racism scandal marked the Cadiz-Valencia match played in the Spanish La Liga, one of the most prestigious leagues in Europe. In the 25th minute of the match, after Valencia’s French defender Mouctar Diakhaby said that he was attacked by racist, the footballers of the visiting team left the field. The players, who had been standing in the locker room for a while, then came back to the field, and instead of Diakhaby, the player who was racistly attacked, Guillamon joined the game.
There was a racism scandal in the Cadiz-Valencia match played in the 29th week in La Liga. Valencia’s French defender Mouctar Diakhaby left the field after the incident.
ALL TEAM GOES TO THE LOCKER ROOM
In the 25th minute of the fight, the Valencian players went to the locker room after the guest team stated that the French stopper Mouctar Diakhaby was racistly attacked. The team later decided to continue the game as Guillamon replaced Diakhaby.
EXPLANATION FROM THE CLUB
Making a statement after the scandal, Valencia Club said, “The whole team has decided to return to the field to fight for this coat of arms, but they are united against racism. No to racism.” used the expressions.