The French veteran DJ by the title Martin Solveig has been going through heavy criticism the previous day on-line, after asking Ada Hegerberg, the winner the primary ever ladies’s Ballon d’Or, to “twerk” on stage. Solveig, who was chosen to co-host the coveted award ceremony in Paris, requested the Norwegian footballer – who scored 15 targets for Lyon this 12 months within the Champions League – if she “knew methods to twerk” in celebration moments after she received the landmark award .
Hegerberg awkwardly replied with a easy “no”.
Criticism Solveig’s inappropriate comment unfold like wildfire on-line throughout all social media platforms with many claiming that he had ruined a major second in Hegerberg’s life.
The French DJ took to Twitter to subject an apology assertion:
Hegerberg later spoke on the problem, saying that she accepted his apology.
“He got here to me afterwards and as actually unhappy that it went that means,” she stated. “I didn’t actually contemplate it sexual harassment or something within the second. I used to be simply pleased to do the dance and win the Ballon d’Or.”
Solveig additionally in a while tweeted a photograph the pair smiling collectively backstage after the incident:
“I defined to @AdaStolsmo the thrill and she or he instructed me she understood it was a joke,” he wrote. “Nevertheless my apologies to anybody who might have been fended. Most importantly congratulations to Ada.”