During the presentation of Eduardo Camavinga as a new Real Madrid player, a Spanish journalist, who believed her microphone was cut, allowed herself to make an absolutely irrelevant remark.
Failing to tear off Kylian Mbappé at PSG, Real Madrid offered himself the services of a great tricolor hope, Eduardo Camavinga, recruited against 31 million euros (before bonus) from Stade Rennais. The 18-year-old midfielder, accompanied by all his family, was welcomed Wednesday by President Florentino Pérez in the Spanish capital and answered, all smiles, to journalists’ questions.
While “Cama”, in a white shirt and black suit jacket, expressed her happiness at joining the Casa Blanca, in the middle of the trophy room, a journalist present on the set of RTVE, the national television, then cracked completely. ” This guy is blacker than his suit Lorena Gonzalez said, thinking her microphone was muted (when it wasn’t).
Lorena Gonzalez defends herself (as she can)
Faced with the media outcry over this remarkable, totally improbable and scandalous event, RTVE apologized to Camavinga by condemning ” disrespectful words ” and ” inappropriate on public television “. By specifying, nevertheless, that Lorena Gonzalez is a ” external collaborator » (speaker of the show Stadium Study) and not a ” team member ” chain…
The young journalist, who also collaborates with Marca or DAZN, apologized ” truly »Friday on his Instagram. Lorena Gonzalez claims, however, that her ” unhappy comment “Had nothing” racist or pejorative ” and the “ insults, threats and lynchings “Of which she was a victim” lack foundation and common sense », because she could have done ” a comparison with anyone of any color “. She announces not to participate in the next show on RTVE and withdraws from social networks.
– Lorena González (@ lorenaglez1711) September 10, 2021
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