After Real Madrid's racist incident, Atletico Madrid makes a statement in support of its adversaries.

The recent week has seen Vinicius Jr., a Real Madrid player, in the spotlight. In response to racial remarks

made against him in the media and during LaLiga games, current and former football players have come out in his favour

Real Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid to maintain their lead in La Liga.

Vinicius Jr. has released a statement regarding his encounter with bigotry.

Due to recent occurrences, many people have come out in favour of the Real Madrid star.

In response to a request for comment, Atletico Madrid simply posted on Twitter, "Support Atleti with passion and respect for opponents

Several Brazilian stars, including Neymar and Dani Alves, criticised Pedro Bravo, the head of the Spanish Football Agents Association, last week for telling Vinicius to "stop monkeying around" when celebrating scores

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