Racism scandal at EURO 2020: Marko Arnautovic swearing in the Austria-North Macedonia match.Marko Arnautovic, who scored a goal in the match Austria beat North Macedonia 3-1 and then cursed at his opponent, stated that he was not racist! The words of the Austrian football player, whose father is Serbian, were seen all over the world!
In the Austria-North Macedonia match played in EURO 2020 Group C, Serbian origin Marko Arnautovic cursed Macedonian players after scoring a goal.
Shame on Arnautovic! Even his friend did not tolerate the racist Austrian player
Austria’s Serbian player Arnautovic’s curses against the cameras during the goal celebration in the Macedonia match were revealed. Captain Alaba prevented the 32-year-old striker, who used racist curses on the Albanian and Macedonian people. Alaba, who came to the scene and covered his mouth while Arnautovic was swearing, was worse than beating his friend. Alaba squeezed his teammate’s throat and closed his mouth. Arnautovic also apologized to the Albanian and Macedonian people in his post.
A great scandal emerged from the reactions of Arnautovic, who scored the last goal in the match Austria beat North Macedonia 3-1 and then said something with great anger and made moves. It was determined that the 32-year-old actress of Serbian origin used racist symbols against the Albanian and Macedonian people and cursed as “You are Albanian and Macedonian A… S…”.
Arnautovic, who defended himself after the incident, said, “I am not racist. I apologize to Macedonia and Albania for the words that came out of my mouth last night with the intensity of emotion. I have friends in every country. Everyone who knows me knows this situation.”
Austrian captain Alaba rushed to Arnautovic’s bow during the goal celebration, choked him and covered his mouth. Alaba, who was the target of racist attacks because he was black, tried to cover up his teammate’s shame.
After these actions, there was a great reaction from the Albanian press against the actor. UEFA was asked to act as soon as possible. UEFA is expected to initiate a disciplinary investigation.