Spain’s Jenni Hermoso has referred to as for “exemplary measures” to be taken in opposition to Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) President Luis Rubiales following his unsolicited kiss on her lips after the workforce’s victory within the Women’s World Cup, the FUTPRO union stated on Wednesday.
The incident – which occurred as Rubiales was presenting the gamers with their gold medals after they beat England 1-0 within the remaining on Sunday – sparked outrage inside and outdoors Spain and many individuals, together with authorities ministers, demanded his resignation.
“My union FUTPRO, in coordination with my agency TMJ, are taking care of defending my interests and have taken over as my interlocutors on this matter.” Hermoso stated in a joint assertion launched by the union and her company.
“We are working to ensure that acts such as those we have seen never go unpunished, that they are sanctioned and that the exemplary measures are adopted to protect women footballers from actions that we believe are unacceptable.”
FUTPRO will meet subsequent Monday with Spain’s second deputy chief Yolanda Diaz to make sure the actions of Rubiales are “duly sanctioned”.
Rubiales, who initially referred to as his critics “idiots”, issued a video apology late on Monday, nevertheless it didn’t quell the uproar.