Arsenal star Denis Suarez , and his hijab- clad girlfriend , Nadia Aviles, earned social media opprobrium when he posted a photograph of the two of them at Kuwait’s Grand Mosque on recently .
He had captioned the Instagram post : “ I will be always behind you !”
Many respondents condemned Suarez , a Spanish national , for taking a selfie at the Muslim holy site.
The football star is photographed standing a step behind his girlfriend , Nadia, who posed in a beige scarf covering her head and shoulders .
See the reactions:
shaheen_ alameen : It’s OK to be always behind her but not in the mosque because in the mosque you will be in front of the God (Allah ) .
_ goold_ : SHAME on you. . they are In a mosque show some godam respect .
the_ car _life _ 95: This is a mosque not a place to take selfies, this is a place where we worship Allah , u r disrespecting this holy place .
muhjav _ : Are you muslim ??❤️❤️ @denissuarezfernandez .
mohammedsoub 28: he even doesnt know what to do in the mosque.
It’ s not all about condemnation, though , as some fans express their love for the footballer :
iam . ashr47 : Im proud of you…Dennis Suarez and Granit Xhaka is my idol .
Waopeyemi : I love u bro.
sam_ benz8 : @denissuarezfernandez Cute couple ❤️ ❤️ hope u will sign permanent deal in Emirate ?