Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has claimed he was not allowed to attend a league match between Santos and Gremio as a result of the house membership didn’t enable unvaccinated supporters into their stadium.
The Sunday soccer match was Santos’ first with supporters current for the reason that begin of the COVID-19 pandemic, however the membership insisted it could solely allow entry of vaccinated folks or those that had a unfavorable PCR check.
“I wanted to watch the Santos game now and they told me you have to be vaccinated,” Bolsonaro stated in a video posted on the web site of the Metropoles information portal. “Why?”
Bolsonaro, who has refused to get vaccinated and inspired others to comply with his lead, claimed he had antibodies as a result of he had already contracted COVID-19.
“I have more antibodies than whoever took the vaccines.”
A spokesman for Santos stated the membership had not been approached by the president’s group and that each one followers should comply with the nation’s sanitary laws.
The Brazilian President is without doubt one of the most high-profile world leaders to publicly declare he has not been vaccinated.