By Charlie Moore For Mailonline
Published: 01:11 BST, 3 October 2018 | Updated: 01:15 BST, 3 October 2018
This is a screenshot of the call on the killer's Instagram story
Amir Khan has provoked outrage by chatting to a convicted killer with an illegal phone in jail and telling him: 'Keep your chin up bro.'
The boxer, 31, had a FaceTime call with Philip Merry, who is serving eight years for manslaughter after beating to death father-of-five Steve McKinnon in a pub fight in Leicester in 2014.
Merry, 31, posted a screenshot of the call on his Instagram story with the caption: 'When Amir Khan Facetimes you to say 'Keep your chin up bro'. Big