Rangers' Kemar Roofe racially abused on Instagram after sending-off against Slavia Prague

Rangers forward Kemar Roofe has been subjected to racist abuse on the social media platform Instagram.

The comments were made in the form of emojis on a post Roofe published and in the wake of his sending-off in Rangers’ 2-0 Europa League defeat to Slavia Prague.

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Roofe was dismissed for catching the goalkeeper’s face with a high boot when challenging for the ball 61 minutes into the tie.

Leon Balogun was sent off 12 minutes later as Rangers crashed out of the Europa League 2-1 on aggregate.

Sky Sports News have contacted Instagram for a comment relating to the posts.


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