Barcelona B defender Moussa Wague condemns Ejea followers’ racism

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Barcelona B defender Moussa Wague has apologised for hitting an SD Ejea supporter however stated he had been provoked by “quite a few and repeated racist insults” throughout Sunday’s sport between the edges.

Senegal worldwide Wague was despatched off within the second half after tangling with a house fan as he tried to get the ball again for a throw-in.

Wague, 20, stated sorry however stated he had been subjected to racist abuse by Ejea supporters all through the match.

“I wish to apologise to SD Ejea and the membership’s followers for my conduct throughout the sport,” he wrote on Instagram.

“In a second once we had been making an attempt to come back from behind within the match, I didn’t behave as I ought to and I recognise that. I apologise for that.

“I additionally wish to report that my actions, in making an attempt to get the ball again from a fan to take a throw-in, got here after being the thing of quite a few and repeated racists insults. That ought to by no means need to be tolerated on a soccer pitch.”

Wague, who scored for Senegal on the World Cup, is in his first season at Barcelona after signing from Belgian facet KAS Eupen.

The suitable-back didn’t make his B group debut till October as a result of bureaucratic points, however has shortly established himself in Garcia Pimienta’s facet and was on the bench for the primary group’s Copa del Rey sport at Levante.

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