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Brazilian Taison sent off after reacting to racist abuse

(CNN)Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison was shown a red card for his reaction to racist abuse from the traveling Dynamo Kyiv fans during a Ukrainian league fixture on Sunday.In the 74th minute of the home side's 1-0 win, the Brazilian put his middle finger up at the section of visiting Dynamo supporters and kicked a ball in their direction.Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE) group said Taison's teammate Dentinho reported the racist abuse to the match referee, who subsequently activated step one and two of UEFA's protocol by ordering a stadium announcement and then taking the players into the changing room.Taison and Dentinho both left the field in tears.When the players reemerged, the referee showed Taison a red card. Step three of UE ...