Former England captain
The 31-year-old told the
Terry is accused of calling Ferdinand a "f****** black c***" during a Chelsea match against QPR on
A recording of the interview was played at Westminster Magistrates' Court.
He said: "I have been called a lot of things in my football career and off the pitch, but being called a racist I am not prepared to take.
"That's why I came out and made my statement immediately.
"I am not having Anton thinking that about me or anyone else.
"That's not my character at all."
Terry denies a racially aggravated public order offence.
The centre-half told the FA investigator
Terry said he thought Ferdinand was accusing him of calling him a black c***.
Terry said: "I was taken aback by that. I have never been accused of that."
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