After a seemingly sexist banner focusing on Shakira was seen forward of a soccer match, the hashtag #RespectShakira started to pattern. That being stated, it seems to be like followers have been fast to face up for the star!
One of the banners reads ‘Shakira a La Jonquera,’ as per the pictures shared on-line.
With that being stated, based on a 2012 article from The New York Times, La Jonquera is located on the French-Spanish border and has one among Europe’s largest brothels so naturally, followers didn’t admire the insinuation.
The signal was reportedly held by a gaggle of Paris Saint-Germain supporters, based on The Sun.
On March 10, the group will compete within the UEFA Championship League in opposition to Barcelona’s group, for which her companion, Gerard Piqué, performs!
Still, the person shouldn’t be anticipated to be a part of the upcoming Wednesday match since he has a knee damage.
This isn’t even the primary time that Shakira will get focused by sports activities followers due to her longtime involvement with the soccer participant.
It’s additionally occurred again in 2012, when a unadorned blow-up doll with ‘Shakira’ written on its again was carried round after Real Madrid received the Spanish league title.
Similar banners to those carried this yr have been additionally seen at a 2016 recreation.
As talked about earlier than, followers weren’t pleased they usually stood up for her on social media.
Check out a few of their reactions: ‘It’s 2021 they usually nonetheless get away with disgustingly sexist feedback made on banners, sexist chants geared toward her and so on…It’s a daily incidence that’s gone on for years.’ / ‘She doesn’t deserve it as does no lady. We shouldn’t stand by and settle for her being degraded. #RespectShakira.’ / ‘Time and again we are seeing instances of hardworking women being insulted or slut-shamed, be it in music industry or, in this instance, the soccer world. It’s time we elevate our voices and denounce such misogyny. #RespectShakira #WomensHistoryMonth.’