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Why do Serie A players come out with a red spot on their faces?

One more year, the players, coaches and referees of Serie A They have taken to the field with a red stain painted on their faces to support the fi


One more year, the players, coaches and referees of Serie A They have taken to the field with a red stain painted on their faces to support the fight against gender violence. Thus, during matchday 14 that is played this weekend, Italian football joins this initiative for the fifth consecutive year.

The stain represents a red card that is taught to gender violence, hence the color of the brand that is painted on the face. In addition, the captains of all teams will wear a bracelet with the symbol.

Paolo Dal Pino, president of Serie A, has shown his support for this protest: “In this battle that concerns us closely, it is important to make all women feel that they are not alone, and that at any time they can and should ask for help.”