Thebes: “The list of women and men offended by Rubiales these years is too long”


The president of LaLiga, Javier Tebas, has responded this Friday to the accusations against him made by Luis Rubiales, president of the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) during the Extraordinary General Assembly, stating that the list of “aggrieved women and men ” by Rubiales himself is “too big” and that this “must stop”, after learning that the highest federal leader will not resign.

“Insults, bravado, blackmail, threats, espionage and persecution, fraudulently using federative bodies, we suffer from and have denounced many: professional men’s and women’s football, futsal, amateur football clubs, soccer associations, territorial presidents, presidents of the Higher Sports Council, integrity directors, ministers, referees, players… The list of women and men aggrieved by Luis Rubiales these years is too long and this must stop,” he said. Thebes from his official account on the social network X (formerly Twitter).

In addition, the president of LaLiga has stressed that Rubiales is interested in “lying and presenting myself as a conspirator” to hide behind “a false equidistance and get out of the way of his scandals.” “Although the crude victimizing trick has worked too many times, this time to continue trying it is simply ridiculous, it is impossible to attribute his misogynistic and despicable behavior to any absurd plot when the reputational damage for all of Spanish football is already inevitable,” he pointed out.

Tebas has described as “very difficult” to explain what is happening with Rubiales during these years, and that he has the feeling that many people “did not understand” what the members of the soccer estates have to live in “the deal” with him. President of the RFEF.

“”The misogynistic gestures, the profane expressions, the protocol disaster and the insults of this latest global embarrassment, are not a surprise and had obvious precedents that should have prevented a new victim”, concluded the top leader of LaLiga.