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Hibernian Striker Leigh Griffiths Faces Disciplinary Action Over ‘Racist Tweet’

Hibernian striker Leigh Griffiths is in hot water over a racist comment sent on Twitter. According to BBC News, in response to a tweet, Leigh Griffiths told user Zak Iqbal to go “back to your own country. Griffiths later apologized and admitted his response was “out of order.” Leigh Griffiths has since restricted access to his Twitter account.

Here’s a copy of the tweet:

Leigh Griffiths alleged racist tweet

Hibernian Striker Leigh Griffiths Faces Disciplinary Action Over ‘Racist Tweet’ (Photo credit:  BBC Sporf)