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SFA request Brazil apology

The SFA have written to the Brazilian federation (CBF) seeking an apology for the allegations of racism levelled at Scotland fans last weekend.

Brazil forward Neymar, who scored both goals in his side's 2-0 friendly win at the Emirates Stadium, complained afterwards that he had been the victim of racist abuse, a claim strenuously denied by the SFA and the Tartan Army fans' organisation.

A subsequent investigation by Arsenal and the Metropolitan Police concluded that a banana was thrown onto the pitch by a German student sitting in the area of the stadium reserved for Brazilian supporters, and that no Scotland supporters were involved.

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