France ahead, Antoine Griezmann, has had his contract with Konami cancelled.
This comes after a controversial video all the way in which from 2019 surfaced on social media this week.
The footage, taken earlier than a Barcelona pre-season pleasant, reveals Griezmann and teammate Ousmane Dembele mocking Japanese resort workers who had been fixing a TV.
Both gamers have since launched statements apologising and insisting any feedback they made weren’t racist.
However, Griezmann’s contract with the Japanese leisure firm has now been ripped up.
“Konami Digital Entertainment believes, as is the philosophy of sports activities, that discrimination of any variety is unacceptable.
“Previously we had introduced Antoine Griezmann as our Yu-Gi-Oh! contents ambassador, nonetheless in mild of latest occasions we’ve got determined to cancel the contract.
“With regard to our eFootball PES franchise, we will be requesting FC Barcelona as a club partner to explain the details of this case and its future actions,” an official assertion learn.
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