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Ferdinand hits out at England fans

Rio Ferdinand has hit out at the England fans who allegedly racially abused him and his brother Anton.

England are facing the possibility of playing a game in front of an empty stadium because of the behaviour of fans who chanted disgraceful songs about the Manchester United defender and his brother.

"You expect+accept banter from fans on the terraces as its part of what makes the game great,but racism is not banter,& from ya own fans. WOW," Ferdinand tweeted.

"Always a small minority who ruin it for others. Let's not jump to conclusions + assume though as it might just have been banter. We'll see after the investigation."

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