Cristiano Ronaldo has been charged with misconduct by the FA for slapping a youngster’s cell phone after Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat to Everton in April.
- Cristiano Ronaldo was livid and punched the cell phone out of 14-year-old Jake Harding’s hand after Manchester United misplaced to Everton final season.
- The participant has been charged with breaching the FA’s E3 rule regarding disorderly conduct and/or violence.
- The FA’s cost follows an investigation by Merseyside Police which resulted in Ronaldo being cautioned
Cristiano Ronaldo has been charged with misconduct by the FA after he knocked a cell phone out of the arms of a younger supporter after Manchester United beat Everton in April.
Ronaldo has been charged with breaching the FA’s E3 guidelines for misconduct and/or violence following the incident.
A United assertion stated: ‘We have now famous the FA’s assertion concerning Cristiano Ronaldo. We’ll help the participant in his response to the fees in opposition to him.’
Cristiano Ronaldo was photographed slapping a telephone out of a younger man’s hand at Everton in April
Sarah Kelly stated her son Jake Harding, 14, suffered a hand damage after the incident
The FA’s cost follows an investigation by Merseyside Police which led to Ronaldo being cautioned final month after being questioned over allegations of sexual harassment.
Jake Harding, 14, tried to movie Ronaldo on his telephone as he limped off the pitch at Goodison Park after United’s 1-0 defeat.
The Portuguese star angrily knocked the telephone out of the boy’s hand, leaving him with a foul hand in accordance with his mom Sarah Kelly.
Ronaldo apologized on social media and invited the boy to observe a match at Outdated Trafford as a visitor. He wrote: ‘It’s not straightforward to expertise feelings in tough occasions just like the one we face.
‘Nevertheless, we should all the time be respectful, affected person and set an instance for all younger individuals who love the great sport.
“I wish to apologize for my anger and, if attainable, I wish to invite this supporter to observe a sport at Outdated Trafford as a logo of the game.”
Nevertheless, the boy refused Ronaldo’s invitation, and his mom criticized United’s choice on the matter.
The 37-year-old Ronaldo has now been charged with misconduct by the English Soccer Affiliation
“United dealt with it very properly and that made issues worse to be sincere,” she stated. ‘As I see it, if somebody assaults him on the street and asks us to go round to eat, we won’t do it.
“As a result of he’s Cristiano Ronaldo, why ought to we do this? It is like we gave him a favor, however I am sorry we did not.
‘It is not my phrases, it is my son’s phrases. On the finish of the day, that is what occurs. It affected him greater than it affected me, so I left all the pieces for him to make his personal choice. He would not wish to go to United, he would not wish to see Ronaldo.’