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Chelsea probe 'monkey gesture'

Chelsea Football Club has launched an investigation after a supporter was photographed making an apparent racist gesture towards a Manchester United player.

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Police probe claims of fan racism at Chelsea-United game

The Metropolitan Police has confirmed it is investigating alleged racist behaviour by a home supporter during the Chelsea-Manchester United game at Stamford Bridge last night.

A photograph published in the national press appeared to show a fan making a 'monkey' gesture during the Blues' Capital One Cup fourth-round win.

Officials at Chelsea earlier confirmed the club has launched its own investigation into the incident.

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