The Madrid Provincial Prosecutor’s Office has initiated investigation proceedings in relation to the racist chants directed against Real Madrid striker Vinícius Júnior in the football match played last Sunday between this team and Atlético de Madrid.

The public ministry tries to elucidate if a crime related to the exercise of fundamental rights and public freedoms has been committed and has commissioned the Police to analyze the recordings to identify the alleged perpetrators.

The decision of the Prosecutor’s Office after receiving a complaint filed by the Movement against Intolerance in relation to the incidents carried out by a group of fans in the vicinity of the Metropolitano stadium who, upon Real Madrid’s arrival at the venue, sang, “You are a monkey, Vinícius you are a monkey”.

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