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Newcastle's Cisse hit with FA charge over Coleman elbow

Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse has received a charge from the Football Association stemming from Sunday's clash with Everton.

The Senegal international has been charged with misconduct after he appeared to a swing an errant arm at Seamus Coleman during the Magpies' 3-2 win over Everton at St James' Park.

Cisse was not punished on match day but the incident has now been captured by the FA and he is facing a three-game ban if found guilty.

Cisse has until 6pm on Tuesday to respond to the charge.

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