December 2, 2023

The Social Safety Labor Inspectorate (ITSS) has confirmed “inappropriate conduct” by coach Juan Antonio ‘Randri’ Garcia that affected “the dignity of a lot of the gamers” of Alhama CF, as indicated on Wednesday by the FUTPRO union.

On the finish of April, ‘Mundo Deportivo’ and ‘El Periodico’ reported on the alleged vexatious conduct of ‘Randri’ Garcia together with his squad. The membership supported him and 17 footballers from the squad issued a joint assertion during which they denied any “inappropriate conduct” by their coach, whereas one other 5, who most well-liked to stay nameless, expressed in an announcement to Europa Press that that they had seen “barbarities” , suffered “harassments” and felt “concern”.

Two and a half months later, the ITSS has expressed itself on this matter. “It has been potential to show that, on the a part of the coach, inappropriate conduct has been carried out that has affected the dignity of the vast majority of the gamers (68%), and it can’t be argued that it’s aimed toward acquiring higher efficiency. by them or is it the standard conduct adopted by soccer coaches”, the group identified in an announcement supplied by FUTPRO.

The labor inspection has verified that this perspective on the a part of the coach happens “with reiteration over time” and that it’s directed on the majority of the gamers. “There’s a hostile work surroundings produced by inappropriate, derogatory, humiliating feedback, which entails having created a degrading or offensive work surroundings,” mentioned the ITSS, which has issued an Infringement Act and “initiated the corresponding disciplinary process in opposition to Alhama.”

As well as, concerning the controversial photograph that was despatched by Whatsapp to the gamers after a victory, the ITSS verified that “it was despatched by broadcast listing, from the coach’s cellphone, however by the technical director.”


“FUTPRO condemns any sort of conduct that violates the rights of soccer gamers and from the union we’ll proceed working to guard them from actions that we consider are unacceptable,” warned the union, which burdened that after denouncing the details denounced earlier than the Increased Sports activities Council, which It didn’t enter as a result of it was not inside its powers, referring then to League F and the Royal Spanish Soccer Federation (RFEF).

FUTPRO stresses that the employer has accepted the protocol established within the Collective Settlement, which the union considers “fails to guard” the soccer gamers, and that it has additionally declined to “intervene immediately within the matter, leaving the soccer gamers in full vulnerability affected”. “For its half, as much as the current date, it’s ready to obtain information from the RFEF in relation to the file initiated for potential infringements of the Code of Ethics,” he mentioned.

“The primary establishments of the soccer business in our nation and after the clear decision of the ITSS, affirming that there was negligence and inappropriate conduct on the a part of the coach of the Alhama Membership de Futbol, ​​haven’t taken a step ahead to guard the
major protagonists of our league and create a precedent for the longer term. From our affiliation, all these estates are requested to not look to 1 facet in an issue as essential as this and to be an instance for all generations,” criticized FUTPRO.

Lastly, the union regretted the assertion of June 21 from the Murcian crew during which it reported that an impartial fee had concluded that there was no sexual or gender-based harassment dedicated by the coach in opposition to any of the gamers.

“We need to specific publicly that neither this union nor the affected gamers have had entry to mentioned report as of right this moment, the investigating lawyer and the membership itself having refused to take action, regardless of repeated requests for transparency on this regard,” he mentioned.