By Jeorge Bird For Mailonline
Published: 19:31 BST, 14 August 2020 | Updated: 20:38 BST, 14 August 2020
Crystal Palace defender Patrick van Aanholt has revealed that he was racially abused online.
Van Aanholt posted a screenshot of an Instagram message in which an individual referred to him as a 'black motherf***er'.
The 29-year-old called on Instagram to take more effective action against those who use racist language on the platform.