Euro 2020, Letta’s appeal: “All the blues kneeling”

All the blues should kneel on the pitch to show support for the Black Lives Matter movement. Enrico Letta, secretary of the Democratic Party, says so. In the Italy-Wales match, 5 blues knelt. “I would like to appeal to our players: that they all kneel down, because frankly I found it a very bad scene. Welsh were all on their knees, the Italians were not “, the words of Letta yesterday at half past eight. The president of the FIGC, Gabriele Gravina, also spoke on the issue. “We talked to the guys about it, we knew that Wales, as foreseen by the pre-match protocol, were putting in place that demonstration. Some guys wanted to follow him, others simply applauded, like the public. Maximum respect for all forms of football. expression – he said-. We will let our children free to express their sensitivity ”.