Moise Kean: Leonardo Bonucci fails to apologise responding to comments on racial Serie A incident


Bonucci provoked widespread outrage after suggesting the Italy wonderkid was wrong for provoking the Cagliari fans with his goal-scoring celebration.

He said, as per Football Italia. "There were racist jeers after the goal, Blaise [Matuidi] heard it and was angered.

"I think the blame is 50-50, because Moise shouldn't have celebrated like that, and the Curva (stand) should not have reacted that way."

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The Italy international has since taken to social media to provide clarification on his initial statement.

"After 24 hours I want to clarify my feelings," he wrote.

"Yesterday I was interviewed right at the end of the game, and my words have been clearly misunderstood, probably because I was too hasty in the way I expressed my thoughts.

"Hours and years wouldn't be enough to talk about this topic. I firmly condemn all forms of racism and discrimination.

"The abuses are not acceptable at all and this must not be misunderstood."

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