Networks explode against the Argentina team for refusing a shirt to a Jamaican player
“There are no t-shirts, we don’t have”. This was the phrase that caused the sadness of Maliek Howell, central defender of the Jamaican national team, when approaching the dressing room of Argentina to request a jacket.
The event, which went viral on social networks, occurred after the “allbiceleste” triumph over the Caribbean team 3-0 in a friendly played in New Jersey, United States.
In a video you can see how Howell, player of the Memphis Tigers of the United States, communicates with one of the collaborators of the Argentine team and made the request, but the response he received was not what he expected.
The Staff personnel of the two-time world champion team told the Reggae Boys player “there are no shirts, we don’t have them”. Given this, the defender He did nothing but apologize and left the place crestfallen.
In the image you can see how Lautaro Martínez, Inter Milan striker, and Pablo Dybala, AS Roma striker, witnessed the scene without being able to do anything to please the Jamaican player.
The reactions in networks were immediate. “The truth is that… a shirt they will not have? loose there”; “Somebody give this Jamaican player a National Team jersey. It breaks my soul, I swear to you”; “If we don’t give our Jamaican friend a shirt, we lose the final in extra time against England with a goal from Harry Maguire. Please, a T-shirt for the good man!”were some of the responses.