Wenger Gets FA Ban After His Unaccepted Behavior Against Burnley


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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was sent to the stands on Sunday’s 2-1 victory against Burnley.

According to reports making the round, BBC Sport claims Wenger labelled referee John Moss a ‘Cheat’ after awarding a late penalty to Burnley for them to level on points with the Gunners at stoppage time.

Wenger have been charged by the FA with misconduct following his action in weekend’s clash against Burnley.

BBC Sport, claims Wenger used abusive/ insulting word towards Taylor which resulted to him being sent to the stands in the closing stage of the game.

charged by the FA for his actions.

Official statement by the FA

“Arsene Wenger has been charged for misconduct following Arsenal’s game against Burnley on Sunday [22 January 2017].

It is alleged that in or around the 92nd minute, he used abusive and/or insulting words towards the fourth official. It is further alleged that following his dismissal from the technical area, his behaviour in remaining in the tunnel area and making physical contact with the fourth official amounted to improper conduct.

He has until 6pm on 26 January 2017 to respond to the charge.”

Wenger apologised for his behaviour in a post-match press conference but it is believed that’s not enough to avoid  touch-line ban.

‘I didn’t see any penalty from outside but I should have shut up and I apologise, even if I was frustrated,’ Wenger said after the match.

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