FA STATEMENT ON BRANISLAV IVANOVIC

Posted on: Tue 10 Apr 2012

The Football Association has today (Tuesday) announced the following statement:

Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic has today [Tuesday 10 April 2012] been charged by The FA with violent conduct following an incident in his side's game against Wigan Athletic.

Ivanovic was involved in an incident with Wigan's Shaun Maloney, which was not seen by the Match Officials, but caught on video, during his side's 2-1 victory at Stamford Bridge on Saturday 7 April 2012.

Ivanovic has until 6pm on 11 April 2012 to respond to the charge.