An alleged insult racist toward Diakhaby by Creek caused the players of the Valencia, in an orderly manner, they will leave the field of play 30 minutes into the first stage. In the match corresponding to date 29 of the Santander League, in which they faced the Cadiz in the Ramón de Carranza.
In the controversial play, the Valencian central defender was in charge of marking Creek on a ball overhead. Both fought for possession in the area che and after clearing the ball, they fought in a tense conversation that took them to the middle of the field. The match referee, Medié Jiménez, punished both players with a yellow card, but spirits remained heated between them.
Gabriel Paulista and Fali acted as intermediaries, stopping Diakhaby, but the captain of the Valencia He then ordered his teammates to leave the game. «You have to look at those things. Negro de m… no, eh? », Paulista would have denounced according to the cameras of the sponsors. With the team of Valencia already retired, the footballers of the Cadiz they also made their way to the changing rooms moments later.
Message from Valencia
The match, which was tied at the time of the incident (1-1), resumed minutes later when the team decided to return to the field of play “To fight for the shield.” «The team has met and decides to return to fight for the shield but firm in condemning racism in all of Valencia CF in all its forms. No to racism “, wrote the Valencian team in its account of Twitter.
After a few minutes of uncertainty, the players who decided to return to the field, although without Diakhaby, replaced by Hugo Guillamón. The Frenchman followed the match from the stands, while Cala, the author of the goal from Cádiz, continued to dress short until the break, when he left his place to Marcos Mauro.