Amir Khan Shuts Down Trolls Who Slammed Him For Celebrating Christmas


British Pakistani boxer Amir Khan received some backlash from fellow muslims and haters for celebrating Christmas.

The father of two who took to his Istagram to wish everyone a merry Christmas while he posted a pic of his family standing in front of a christmas tree.

This didn’t go down well with some folks who called him out for celebrating christmas as a muslim.

The boxer who obviously cared less slammed back shutting down the haters.

He captioned his post: ‘Wishing you a magical and blissful holiday! Merry Christmas.’

However, one fan clapped back: ‘so wrng amir so wrng [sic],’ as another agreed and added: ‘We Muslims celebrate Eid. Not Christmas.’

Writing to his 1.3 million followers, Khan said: ‘So shocked by all the hate I’m getting on my Twitter & Instagram for wishing everyone Merry Christmas and posting a picture with my family in Christmas outfits. ‘Just want to tell those people “I don’t give a f**k.”‘

His response delighted some well meaning persons who also responded in support of the  sportsman

One said:‘This is what we seriously need! High profile speakers raising awareness. Well done.’

Another wrote: ‘A Muslim celebrating Christmas is admirable. Anyone who doesn’t like it are spreading hate and division are in the wrong country,’ one wrote while another added: ‘You are allowed to celebrate Christmas as you wish. I hope you and your family had a lovely time.’