VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WJZ)—A restaurant in Virginia Beach is apparently using a Colin Kaepernick jersey as a welcome mat.

One customer captured the “mat” on Facebook saying, “racism is real people and yes this is a racist act…an overall disgusting one!!! Boycott this racist (obscenity) bar!”

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The Facebook user identifies the bar as Krossroads Cafe & Tavern located in the 4000 block of Pleasant Valley Road in Virginia Beach, Va.

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WTKR spoke with the general manager of the bar who says “taping the jersey down was about sportsmanship and Kaepernick’s disrespect of the flag – not race.”

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