The Manchester United dressing room currently believes that club star Antony is “shit away” and wants him out of the club. The dressing room is currently of divided opinion, as many feel the player is guilty of the charges that his girlfriend has put against him.
According to the Sun, the club’s players feel that the Brazilian winger should be dropped by the manager following the physical abuse accusations that his girlfriend Gabriela Cavallin has directed towards him. The Brazil national team has already dropped him from their squad in the wake of this incident.
Manchester United have not currently taken any action against the player. But the former Ajax star might not have a secured future at the club, especially after his national team dropped him recently due to his girlfriend’s allegations
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The Brazilian FA released a statement following their decision to drop the star. In the statement, the FA wrote, “The Brazilian Football Confederation statement read: “As a result of the facts that have come to light, and which need to be investigated, and in order to safeguard the supposed victim, the player, and the Brazilian national team the CBF have withdrawn [him] from the squad.”
The Greater Manchester Police also gave a statement about knowing about the ongoing case. They said, “We are aware of the allegations made and inquiries remain ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding this report. We will not be commenting any further at this time”.
It is now to be seen what steps the club takes against the star. whether he will be dropped from the squad. Or will the club give him the benefit of the doubt until proven guilty? Only time will tell.
Manchester United releases statement on the Antony-Gabriela case
Manchester United has released an official statement regarding the ongoing Antony saga. The player has been recently accused of physical assault by his former lover, Gabriela.
The club has reportedly released a statement regarding the ongoing incident. In the statement,e they said, “Manchester United acknowledges the allegations made against Antony and notes that the police are conducting enquiries. Pending further information, the club will be making no further comments. As a club, we are taking this matter seriously, with consideration of the impact of these allegations and subsequent reporting will have on survivors of abuse.”
On the other hand, the Brazilian star has also opened up about the case. Talking about the matter, the winger said, “From the beginning, I have treated this matter with seriousness and respect, providing the necessary clarifications before the police authority. However, I can calmly state that the accusations are false and that the evidence already produced and the other evidence that will be produced demonstrate that I am innocent of the accusations made.”
🚨 OFFICIAL: Manchester United statement on Antony:
✍️ “Manchester United acknowledges the allegations made against Antony and notes that the Police are conducting enquiries.
Pending further information, the club will be making no further comments.
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The winger then concluded by saying, “My relationship with Gabriela was tumultuous, with verbal insults from both sides, but I never committed any physical aggression. Therefore, I come to vehemently deny the accusations made and inform you that I remain at the entire disposal of the Brazilian authorities to clarify whatever is necessary. I trust that the ongoing police investigations will demonstrate the truth about my innocence.”
Although his club, Manchester United, hasn’t taken any steps as of now, he is already out of the national team. It is to be seen whether Manchester United wait for the results of the investigation or will they take up a decision soon enough?