Mexican Footballer Hosts El Chapo Themed Birthday Party

Mexican Footballer Hosts El Chapo Themed Birthday Party

Date:

Mexican footballer ‘Cata’ Dominguez held an El Chapo themed birthday party for his 12-year-old son. The footballer has faced backlash after his son’s drug trafficking themed party was posted on social media. In the images, kids can be seen wearing caps with Chapiza and JGL, a reference to El Chapo’s full name Joaquín Guzman Loera. The kids are also seen holding fake guns and a sign was placed at the venue for the party which said ‘War Zone.’ Fellow footballers Carlos Rotondi, Carlos Rodríguez, and Erick Lira also attended.

The footballer, who plays for Mexican side Cruz Azul has since apologised for the party. He wrote on Instagram: “I recognize that these do not contribute to creating a better impression of Mexico and that neither I, nor my family, promote or justify any type of violence.”

Outlet MedioTiempo reported fans of Cruz Azul vented their frustration with the player on social media as he appeared to glorify a drug trade that brings a huge amount of violence to Mexico. This comes just days after the arrest of El Chapo’s son Ovidio Guzman which saw 29 people die in the violence surrounding the event.

Narcosis
Narcosishttp://theatlasnews.co
Stories about drugs.
- Sponsor -spot_img
- Sponsor -spot_img

Week's Top Stories

More In This Category
Related

A Look at South Africa and Israel’s Oral Arguments in the Emergency ICJ Hearing

Earlier on May 16th, South Africa presented their oral...

AfriForum Report: Five Farm Attacks Per Week, One Farm Murder Per Month in 2023

South African NGO AfriForum has today released their 2023...

US Removes Cuba From List of Countries Not Fully Opposing Terrorism

The United States officially removed Cuba from a list...

Google’s YouTube Restricted Videos of Glory to Hong Kong After Court Ruling

On May 15th, YouTube blocked 32 videos of the...