Argentina men’s volleyball team under fire for ‘slant-eyed’ gesture during celebratory group photo shot

//Argentina men’s volleyball team under fire for ‘slant-eyed’ gesture during celebratory group photo shot

Argentina men’s volleyball team under fire for ‘slant-eyed’ gesture during celebratory group photo shot

The Argentina men’s volleyball team have been accused of racism after making “slant-eyed” gestures as they celebrated qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics in a group photo in China.After defeating the hosts in five sets in a pool F match played in Ningbo over the weekend, some players from the victorious South American squad used their fingers to lengthen their eyes, insulting Chinese and Asian netizens who disapproved of what they deemed was racist behaviour.The Argentine players who made the…

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