Newcastle’s Cabaye receives FA charge

Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye has been charged by the Football Association for an incident on the weekend.

Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye has been charged by the Football Association for an incident on the weekend.

The Frenchman allegedly kicked out at Brighton & Hove Albion defender Adam El-Abd in Saturday’s FA Cup fourth round loss at Amex Stadium and has been charged with violent conduct.

"Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye has been charged with violent conduct following an incident in the FA Cup fourth round tie against Brighton Hove Albion,” read an FA statement.

"Cabaye was involved in an incident involving Brighton's Adam El-Abd during the FA Cup tie at the Amex Stadium on Saturday 28 January.

"Cabaye has until 6pm on Tuesday, January 31 2012 to respond to the charge."

 

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