She continued the broadcast but later posted a clip of the incident on Instagram with the caption: “RESPECT! We do not deserve this treatment.”
She wrote: "We are equally valuable and professional.
"I share the joy of football, but we must identify the limits of affection and harassment."
The Colombian-born correspondent later told the football fan “took advantage of the situation."
A DW reporter was sexually harassed while covering the #WorldCup. @JULIETHCGT was kissed, groped by a man while reporting from Moscow.— DW Sports (@dw_sports) June 20, 2018
The incident can be seen here (00:13).
Sexual harassment is not okay. It needs to stop. In football, and elsewhere.pic.twitter.com/O0S1a1F4Es
She said: “But afterwards, when I checked to see if he was still there, he was gone."