Giannis Antetokounmpo lashes out at Greek TV Personality Who Called His Brother a ‘Monkey’

Thanasis Antetokounmpo, brother of NBA star Giannis, was called a monkey by TV announcer Takis Tsoukalas. The comment came after Thanasis helped his club, Panathinaikos, beat arch-rivals Olympiacos. The Antetokounmpo brothers are of Nigerian decent, but we’re born and raised in Athens and carry Greek citizenship. Giannis made his feelings immediately known on Twitter and Instagram.

Here are Giannis’ posts:

Instagram

Twitter

Translation:

Bravo Giannis, great response. We’re all with the Antetokounmpo brothers!


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Thanasi Papoulias is the Founder of "Excuse Me, Are You Greek?". His passion for Greece and everything Greek inspired him t s tart this blog and the popular social media accounts.

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