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TAMMY'S RACE HATE HELL; YOUNG PLAYER HIT BY DISGUSTING SLURS; Chelsea striker the victim of vile online abuse from trolls after missing Super Cup penalty in Istanbul.

Byline: DARREN LEWIS and JOHN CROSS

TAMMY ABRAHAM has vowed to keep taking penalties for Chelsea - despite being targeted by vile racist abuse after his miss against Liverpool in Istanbul on Wednesday night.

The striker's saved effort (below) handed the Super Cup to the Reds and led to trolls bombarding him with disgusting tweets. One disgusting tweet read: "Tammy Abraham f*** off back to the jungle you silly cotton picking dirty n*****." Another vile one read: "F****** BOOT OUT RACISM TURN TO PAGE BY DARREN LEWIS and JOHN CROSS TAMMY ABRAHA has vowed to ke taking penalti for Chelsea - despi being targeted vile racist abu after his miss againLiverpool in Istanbon Wednesday night. The striker's sav effort (below) handthe Super Cup to t Reds and led to tro bombarding him w disgusting tweets. One disgusting twe read: "Tammy Abrahaf*** off back to t jungle you si cotton picking di n*****." Another vile o read: "F**** BOOTO RACA ISM CAMPAIGN YOUNG PLAYER HIT BY DTAM TOUGH NIGHT Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham missed from the penalty spot in Super Cup final TOUGH NIGHT Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham missed from the penalty spot in Super Cup final

n*****", alongside a video of a Ku Klux Klan lynching. Anti-racism watchdog Kick It Out condemned the messages and said in a statement: "Such abuse is increasingly predictable now, but no less disgusting. "We reiterate our call for Twitter and other social media companies to clamp down on this level of abuse." Abraham claimed his penalty miss would not stop him stepping up again. He said: "Unfortunately, I missed one of the most important ones for Chelsea. "But it's about how you react and I've just got to keep pushing myself." Blues boss Frank Lampard (above) said: "I told him not to worry. "I've been there myself - anyone can miss a penalty." Race hate at Tammy from back page

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Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Aug 16, 2019
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