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Málaga squad back coach Sánchez del Amo after sexually explicit video leak

The players of the LaLiga outfit have released a statement saying they fully support the coach and his family and that they “refuse to be separated” from him.

Málaga squad back coach Sánchez del Amo after sexually explicit video leak
MARIANO POZO DIARIO AS

The Málaga squad have released a statement offering their full support for their coach Víctor Sánchez del Amo who was suspended yesterday after an explicit video of him circulated on the internet.

The footballers, in line with many Málaga fans, are backing the coach, who was seen in the video initially in his underwear and a Málaga shirt before revealing his private parts. The footballers offered their “full support” for Sánchez del Amo and his family in these “delicate moments”.

Málaga players supporting Sánchez del Amo

The players, who all signed the statement, said they would continue working “100%” in any circumstance, and said that “nothing and nobody will separate us at this difficult time”.

The Madrid-born coach has been suspended by the club pending an investigation of the video, while Sánchez del Amo has said he has been the victim of an extortion campaign.