Real Madrid star Vinicius Jr told he 'deserves a slap for being a clown' by Barcelona board spokesperson - who claims 'it's not racism'

Vinicius Junior of Real Madrid looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between SC Braga and Real Madrid at Estadio Municipal de Braga on October 24, 2023 in Braga, Portugal. (Photo by Jose Manuel Alvarez/Quality Sport Images/Getty Images)
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Real Madrid star Vinicius Jr has been vilified by the deputy spokesperson for the Barcelona Board of Directors, Miquel Camps.

With Vinicius Jr playing for Real Madrid in a 2-1 win against Braga on Tuesday night in the Champions League, Camps expressed his disdain for the Brazilian on social media in a now-deleted tweet. The Barcelona board's deputy spokesperson heavily criticised Vinicius Jr, which faced plenty of backlash prior to being deleted.

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.