Ukrainian team Shakhtar Donetsk’s forward Taison shared a statement on his Instagram account after he was sent off for responding to racial abuse from Dynamo Kiev supporters on Sunday.

“I will never shut up in face of such an inhuman and despicable act. My tears were of indignation, repudiation and helplessness, helplessness that I could do nothing at that moment,” Taison wrote on his Instagram account.

The 31-year-old player also said that everyone must fight for their rights and for equality.

“In a racist society, it is not enough not to be racist, we must be anti-racist! Football needs

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