Split authorities reacted quickly, removing a scandalous message addressed to Novak Djokovic after the coronavirus positives caused on his tour., the Adria Tour, which passed through Belgrade and Zadar, but the crime and damage were already done. The Croatian city council confirmed that it does not tolerate hate speech against anyone, reported Dalmatia Danas, from the Serbian newspaper Novosti.

The horrifying message against the best tennis player in the world today appeared on a wall of a building on Sinjska Street and was quickly removed: “It is our wish that you die from that (COVID). Greetings from Split. Die, God. Die, Djokovic.”

In both Serbia and Croatia, people were horrified by the shocking message, and shortly after the image swept through the region, lThe authorities in Split reacted, repainting the wall on which it was written.