Saturday, September 22, 2018

Napoli slam ´shameful and offensive´ Juventus celebrations

SoccerNews in Serie A 20 May 2018

45 Views

Napoli have slammed Juventus’ players for broadcasting images of Bianconeri supporters holding up offensive banners targeting Lorenzo Insigne.

Juve celebrated their domestic double triumph with an open-top bus parade through Turin on Saturday, with several players streaming the event on social media platforms.

Douglas Costa was among the players to do so, with one video on the Brazil winger’s Instagram feed showing a fan holding up a coffin-shaped cut-out bearing Insigne’s name and the Napoli badge.

The video has since been taken down, and Napoli, who led the way in Serie A for much of the season, have released a statement condemning the “shameful and offensive” behaviour.

“We are truly outraged by the shameful and offensive attitude of some Juventus players,” the Serie A club tweeted.

“Serious gestures that offend the dignity of people and a Neapolitan like Insigne. It is unacceptable.”

Maurizio Sarri’s side round off their campaign against relegation-threatened Crotone on Sunday.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

SoccerNews

Soccernews.com is news blog for soccer with comprehensive coverage of all the major leagues in Europe, as well as MLS in the United States. In addition we offer breaking news for transfers and transfer rumors, ticket sales, betting tips and offers, match previews, and in-depth editorials.

You can follow us on Facebook: Facebook.com/soccernews.com or Twitter: @soccernewsfeed.

SHARE OR COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLE

WE RECOMMEND

Leave a Reply

Be the First to Comment!

avatar
 
smilegrinwinkmrgreenneutraltwistedarrowshockunamusedcooleviloopsrazzrollcryeeklolmadsadexclamationquestionideahmmbegwhewchucklesillyenvyshutmouth
  Subscribe  
Notify of
Live Scores

advertisement

Betting Guide Advertisement

advertisement

  • Football_888sport betting �
Become a Writer
More More
Top