The matador unleashes controversy after showing a flag of franco in Jaén
"The problem of Spanish is not if flag has eagle or not"
The matador Juan José Padilla hailed this Saturday to public from plaza de toros de Villacarrillo (Jaén, spain) wrapped in a flag of franco. "The flag was not mine.
I launched from public as it happens in many places," explained Padilla to THE WORLD. "At time that lame, I didn't realize that I had shield of eagle", he continues. How awkward was it after, when he saw what flag was one that had led him to back? "For nothing. Why would I feel uncomfortable? That symbol is a thing of past, and I live in present. is The problem we have as spaniards is not if flag has eagle or not".
"I'm sorry if someone has offended me with that flag, but in this time so painful, what matters is to defend colors of Spain", has continued right-hander. "That is greatest pride that can be a patriot". Padilla has emphasized also that this summer calls on musicians of ir cumshots to interpret National Anm.
Your image covered by eagle franco has circulated on Saturday by social networks, turning Padilla into a trending topic.
Villacarrillo (Jaén). September of 2017.Exaltation of franco by Juan José Padilla. pic.twitter.com/tzBVIYgHpr
? Juan Miguel Garrido (@Juanmi_News) September 16, 2017
Teresa Rodriguez, coordinator of We in Andalusia, has been reported from her Twitter account, exaltation of francoism, of bullfighter in Jaén. "Shame that this will continue happening and not pass absolutely nothing," he lamented.
Juan José Padilla, extolling fascism in Villacarrillo (Jaén). Shame that this will continue happening and not pass absolutely nothing. pic.twitter.com/9fvxpURQ62
? Teresa Rodriguez (@TeresaRodr_) September 16, 2017
After commotion, killer has made public a statement in which he reiterated that "with excitement of triumph", is not realized if flag "was constitutional or not." "I never saw or I looked at my back, that is truth, and I pray that he will believe me. I'm a bullfighter and Spanish, but I've never wanted to voluntarily offend anyone", he said.
"Although I do not grace or anything I saw shield, I want to say that I feel very Spanish but that I never want to offend anyone. Proud to be a bullfighter, and to be Spanish but reminiscent of nothing and provoking less", has been written by Padilla, who has assured that his banner is " of Spain, of all."