Five months after the event in question, the English Football Association on Friday charged Cristiano Ronaldo with “improper and/or violent conduct. Also, a video taken after United’s April 9 loss to Everton appears to show Ronaldo knocking a fan’s cell phone to the ground, triggering a warning from Merseyside Police. So, read out details about FA charges Ronaldo for Everton fan altercation down below!
FA charges Ronaldo for Everton fan altercation
After the incident, which happened as Ronaldo was headed towards the tunnel. Thus, the 37-year-old athlete apologized for his “outburst” on social media. And invited the fan to a game at Old Trafford “as a symbol of fair play and sportsmanship.”
Ronaldo might face a suspension from upcoming Premier League games if he is found guilty. Therefore, the five-time Ballon d’Or winner has made just one league start this season. Also, under Erik ten Hag after failing to obtain a transfer away from Old Trafford during the transfer window.
“Cristiano Ronaldo has been charged with a breach of FA Rule E3 for an incident. It took place after Manchester United FC’s Premier League match against Everton on Saturday 9 April 2022,” said a FA spokesperson.
In a statement, United said: “We note the FA announcement in relation to Cristiano Ronaldo.
“We will be supporting the player in response to the charge.”