Antoine Griezmann accused of racism after posting blackface picture
18 December, 2017, 03:53 | Author: Cary Erickson
Soccer star Antoine Griezmann has apologized for any offence caused after posting an image of himself on social media in blackface as part of an National Basketball Association party costume on Sunday.
In what he described as a "tribute" to the Harlem Globetrotters, the forward for Atletico Madrid and the France's national team wore a basketball uniform - while in full-body blackface with an Afro wig.
Atletico Madrid put Alaves to the sword by a goal to nil last night, with Griezmann using his night off tonight as a chance to blow off some steam at an 80's-themed party.
After apologising, Griezmann deleted the original image from his verified Twitter and Instagram accounts.
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