Villarreal’s Alex Baena will record a police criticism after being “attacked” following his group’s win over Real Madrid, the club showed Sunday, with diverse Spanish media retailers reporting Los Blancos midfielder Fede Valverde punched him.Baena became allegedly struck inside the face by means of Uruguay global Valverde after the champions’ 3-2 defeat in La Liga, with the Madrid player expecting him through the Villarreal team bus.
“Alex Baena suffered an assault while he was going to the crew bus after the game towards Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu,” wrote Villarreal in a assertion, without bringing up Valverde.
“In light of this case, the player has decided to file the corresponding grievance against the attacker to the national police.
“Once extra, Villarreal suggests its rejection of any act of violence and believes firmly inside the participant’s version of occasions, and will assist him thru this process.”
Real Madrid and Villarreal did not respond to requests for comment from AFP.
“I’m very unhappy for the attack that I suffered after the game and amazed about what they may be saying about me, it’s totally false that I stated that,” wrote Baena on Twitter earlier Sunday after claims he angered Valverde by means of taunting him about his unborn infant.
Villarreal beat Real Madrid in a exciting conflict on the Santiago Bernabeu and after the game, Spanish reports state that Valverde waited to confront Baena.
“Fede Valverde, thuggish and cowardly,” Villarreal group delegate Xisco Nadal wrote on Twitter on Sunday, before later deleting his post.
Referee Javier Alberola Rojas did no longer consist of any reference to the incident in his record from the game.
Spanish newspaper Marca file that resources close to Valverde say Baena dissatisfied the Madrid player at some point of the groups’ Copa del Rey conflict in January by means of speakme about his unborn infant.
Valverde’s companion Mina Bonino discovered in February the couple idea they had lost their child, but the pregnancy changed into later discovered to be wholesome.
Marca say Baena again referred to Valverde’s baby during the fit on Saturday, frightening the confrontation.