El Castillo issues a statement apologizing - The Province

El Castillo issues a statement apologizing - The Province

The Castillo C.F. today issued a statement apologizing after the racist event which had to suspend the meeting between the Castle and Carrizal Regional First Category. The line Zackaria El Khourchi suffered ridicule for his Sahrawi origin. According to the arbitration act, Castillo players they called him 'Apu', in reference to the character of the animated series 'The Simpsons'.

"Before the event occurred on Friday, March 1, in the 1st Regional Category match between the Castillo and Carrizal teams, played at our Castillo del Romeral Stadium, in which one of the assistant referees receives a mockery compared to a well-known character animated by a television series, you can only apologize to the referee and take responsibility as a club, "reads the letter.

"We will take internal disciplinary measures, we can not allow contempt and offenses, when in our club we work every day in the sports and educational training of our players, and for actions like this that work is tarnished, "added the note.


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