Chelsea and Leicester have been charged by the Soccer Affiliation for a brawl on the finish of their Premier League conflict on Tuesday night time.
Gamers and workers from either side squared up to one another at Stamford Bridge after Ricardo Pereira’s problem on former Leicester full-back Ben Chilwell.
An FA assertion learn: “Chelsea FC and Leicester City FC have each been charged with a breach of FA Rule E20.1 following their Premier League fixture on Tuesday, Might 18, 2021.
“It’s alleged that each golf equipment failed to make sure their gamers and/or membership officers carried out themselves in an orderly style and/or kept away from provocative behaviour throughout the 93rd minute.
“Chelsea FC and Leicester City FC each have till Tuesday, Might 25, 2021 to offer their respective responses.”
The fracas additionally noticed Chelsea defender Thiago Silva confront Foxes substitute Daniel Amartey.
Leicester apologised as a video emerged of Amartey throwing Chelsea’s pennant on the ground within the dressing room at Wembley after they beat Thomas Tuchel’s aspect within the FA Cup last.
Chelsea obtained their revenge within the league although as they ran out 2-1 winners in a end result that has large bearings on the Champions League race.
This, plus Liverpool’s 3-Zero win at Burnley, means Leicester are at an obstacle of their bid to complete within the prime 4 forward of the ultimate day of the 2020/21 Premier League season.
To realize this, Leicester want to higher the results of Liverpool or Chelsea, who face Crystal Palace and Aston Villa respectively. Brendan Rodgers’ males journey to Tottenham on Sunday.