FA Statement on Newcastle United fixture

FA Statement on Newcastle United fixture


The Football Association has today released the following statement:

Leeds United FC has been charged with misconduct in relation to crowd control that occurred during its Premier League game against Newcastle United FC on Saturday 13 May 2023.

It’s alleged that the club failed to ensure its spectators and/or supporters – and anyone purporting to be its supporters or followers – conduct themselves in an orderly fashion and don’t use words or behave in an improper, offensive, violent, threatening, abusive, insulting or provocative way.

Leeds United FC has until Wednesday 14 June 2023 to provide a response.