Official: LaLiga does not find evidence of racist insult from Cala to Diakhaby

The league reported this Friday that he has not found “in any of the available media” any evidence that the player of the Cadiz
Creek in insulting in the terms denounced to the Valencia
Diakhaby in the match of the last day played last Sunday.

“After the analysis of the elements, it is concluded that no evidence has been found in any of the supports available in LaLiga that the player Juan Torres Ruiz (Juan Cala) insulted Mouctar Diakhaby in the terms denounced,” he said in a statement . In this he explained that “specifically the audiovisual and digital files available have been examined, the audios of the meeting, the images broadcast and what was disseminated on the different social networks have been analyzed.”

He also indicated that “in order to complement the report, a specialized company has been hired, which has carried out a lip reading analysis of the conversations and a study of the behavior of the players Juan Torres Ruiz (Juan Cala) and Mouctar Diakhaby”.

The body chaired by Javier Tebas pointed out that it has shared these reports with both Cádiz and Valencia and the corresponding authorities, “so that they form part of the files that are currently underway.”

The body insists on its complaint against racism

In its note, LaLiga added that “it reiterates its condemnation against racism in all its forms and maintains its commitment to permanently fight against any type of demonstration in this regard, which has materialized in the presentation of numerous complaints of hate crimes, including as private prosecution, in previous proceedings “.

“LaLiga and all the clubs will continue to work at all levels and with all representative bodies of our sport in order to do everything necessary to protect the values ​​of equality and respect that prevail in our Spanish professional football competition.”

Two days ago, the Competition Committee of the Spanish Football Federation opened an extraordinary file for the case of the alleged racist insult of Cadista Juan Cala against the French defender of Valencia Mouctar Diakhaby.

According to the Valencian player, last Sunday, 29 minutes into the match that both teams played at Ramón de Carranza, Cala called him “shitty black”, which made Javi Gracia’s team withdraw from the pitch , although he later returned without Diakhaby to resume the match.