LONDON (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo was charged by the Football Association on Friday in relation to an incident that noticed the Manchester United ahead apparently knock a cellphone out of an Everton fan’s hand at a Premier League match in April.
It is alleged Ronaldo’s conduct was improper and/or violent, the governing physique stated.
Ronaldo obtained a police warning in August after being interviewed by officers in relation to an allegation of assault and legal harm following the incident at Goodison Park on April 9.
Footage was posted on-line of Ronaldo showing to knock the supporter’s cell phone on to the bottom as he walked towards the tunnel following United’s 1-0 loss.
Under British regulation, a warning is basically a warning given out by police for a minor crime if the individual admits to the offense.
After the incident, Ronaldo issued a social media apology for his “outburst” and invited the supporter to observe a sport at Old Trafford “as a sign of fair play and sportsmanship.”
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