The 70th-anniversary event for ADIDAS recently took place in Seoul, Korea, where BLACKPINK was to meet David Beckham between 11:55 AM and 12:05 AM KST.

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But the event didn’t take place at the scheduled time, and some media outlets claimed in their reports that BLACKPINK arrived at the event later than they were supposed to.

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As soon as such reports went out, BLINKs came to BLACKPINK’s defense by refuting that they were not late and that they were on standby backstage.

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Furthermore, fans even shared photos of the idols waiting backstage as proof and claimed that BLACKPINK was scheduled to participate in the second half of the event, not the first.

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Some media outlets even claimed that BLACKPINK was unable to meet David Beckham because they were late.

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In response, BLINKs shared photos they captured of BLACKPINK meeting David Beckham in efforts to refute the claims being made.

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While the reason is unknown, it’s been reported that the event was postponed and began at 1 PM KST.