Mo Farah targeted with racist messages after ’Merry Christmas’ Instagram post

Mo Farah has been targeted with racist messages after posting Merry Christmas on Instagram.

Mo Farah targeted with racist messages after ’Merry Christmas’ Instagram post

Mo Farah has been targeted with racist messages after posting Merry Christmas on Instagram.

The four-time Olympic gold medallist took to social media to send his festive wishes, complete with a selfie of himself wearing a Santa hat.

Farah is a practising Muslim and was targeted with a number of offensive messages.

“The respect I had for you went way down. Shame bro" one response read.

Earlier this month, the 34-year-old upset the odds to take the BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

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