Vinicius Jr is wrong – Former Real Madrid chief says

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Vinicius Jr was a victim of racial abuse when Real Madrid played against Valencia at the Mestalla last Sunday.

In an emotional outburst following the game, Vinicius tagged Spain as a racist country.

Former Real Madrid chief Pedja Mijatovic has said Vinicius is wrong for saying Spain is a “racist country”.

Mijatovic told Okdiario: “There are two things that have bothered me a lot. First, poor Vinicius, who is under enormous pressure and great hatred that should not be like this because he is also a boy who is a good boy and has a good heart, really.

“And secondly, the image of Spain abroad. They say we’r a racist country. I have been here for 30 years, I was not born in this country, but now I am Spanish. Many European countries are envious of us and that Spain is a racist country…

“It is the best country in Europe and in the world. Spain can be something else, but impossible racist.”