Jenna Ortega Backlash: Wednesday Star's Resurfaced Interview Reportedly Prompts Real Madrid Fans to Boycott Her Netflix Show

Credit: Netflix/YouTube Screenshot

Credit: Netflix/YouTube Screenshot

Jenna Ortega has become even more popular following the release of her Netflix series Wednesday. However, some fans of Real Madrid said they would not support it.

Jenna Ortega Chose One Between Real Madrid And FC Barcelona

The Wednesday star was roasted by Real Madrid fans after an old interview resurfaced on Instagram where she was asked to choose between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona.

"Barcelona or Real Madrid? I'm gonna say Barcelona," she said in the clip.

Epicstream could not independently verify if the clip was authentic. However, fans of the two football teams immediately reacted.

The supporters of Real Madrid fans were apparently not thrilled that she was not with them.

"No watching Wednesday now," one commented, referring to Ortega's Netflix show.

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Several also commented with "women" and a cup of tea emoji.

While Real Madrid's fanbase wasn't impressed with Ortega's response, Barcelona supporters were overjoyed.

"Visca El Barca" flooded the comment section, which translates to "Long live Barcelona."

Some also defended Ortega from the backlash, while others criticized her.

"She doesn't even know football," one wrote.

"What is your problem its her opinion and she loves Barcelona and his favourite is fcb you mf hala vadrid fans cry more," another wrote.

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Jenna Ortega Reportedly Nearly Gave Up Acting For Football

According to Sports Manor, the resurfaced video was an Instagram live where she answered one more question. She was asked to choose between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. The You star chose the former, Messi.

Ortega's responses were not random, and she is indeed a football fan. The outlet shared a snap of her wearing a Messi shirt. She also reportedly talked about football when she promoted Wednesday.

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"I actually almost stopped acting to pursue soccer instead," Ortega said in a previous interview.

"Yeah it was that much of a thing. I was any position in the forwards and occasionally mid[field]."

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