Preliminary investigation of discrimination Onana at Vitesse-Ajax

Preliminary investigation of discrimination Onana at Vitesse-Ajax

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The plaintiff professional football is a preliminary investigation was started into the ‘apengeluiden’ that a number of fans of Vitesse made in the direction of Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana in the Eredivisieduel Vitesse-Ajax from last Sunday (0-1).

The prosecutor wants Vitesse to know what measures the club for the match in the gelredome stadium, has taken to the spreekkoren to avoid, what measures during the competition are taken for the sounds to stop, and after the match for it to act.

“On the basis of the available images, information and declarations of the clubs determines the prosecutor if he the club a settlement proposal. As a club there according to the prosecutor, everything has to be against spreekkoren to act, there will be no punishment to be handed out,” writes the KNVB Thursday on the site of the bond.

Preliminary investigation of opinion in the Vitesse – Ajax:


Time of placing
16:08 – February 23, 2017

The reason for the study is a video Monday on YouTube. In the video are apengeluiden to hear from the box behind the goal of Onana, the box where the hard core of the Vitesse. The part with the sounds was quickly removed, but the KNVB and Vitesse have the images in their possession.

Supporters Vitesse ‘apengeluiden’ in the direction of goalkeeper Onana


Vitesse did Tuesday filed charges against the fans who are the racist sounds made. The people from arnhem spoke in a statement of “misconduct” and asked the perpetrators and supporters who have witnessed the incident to report to the club.

A spokesman for Ajax said Tuesday in The Telegraph disgrace of the images with the apengeluiden. “This is a disgusting video, of course. And offensive, not only for André Onana. But also for all the other black people on the field and in the stadium.”

Vitesse director Joost de Wit has through his Amsterdam colleague Edwin van der Sar excuses made to Onana for the conduct of the spectators.

See also:
Trainer Fraser sees apengeluiden at Vitesse as a social problem


ADO Den Haag got last year in march a fine of 10,000 euro (5,000 euro conditionally) because of racist spreekkoren in the home match against Ajax on 17 January 2016.

A part of the fans of the Hague premiere league club made when apengeluiden in the direction of Ajax midfielder Riechedly Bazoer.

On the basis of camera images identified ADO 21 offenders. They were each given a country to impose is imposed.

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