Footballer Jamie Vardy faces probe after 'racist slur'
Leicester City are to investigate a ''regrettable error in judgement'' by forward Jamie Vardy, after the England international was filmed allegedly using racist language in a casino.
The Sun on Sunday released footage that appears to show him abusing a fellow gambler in the casino, calling him "Jap" on three occasions.
In a statement, the 28-year-old said: "I wholeheartedly apologise for any offence I've caused.
"It was a regrettable error in judgement I take full responsibility for, and I accept that my behaviour was not up to what is expected of me."
Leicester issued their own response, promising to look into the incident.