Club statement regarding United defender…
United defender Giuseppe Bellusci has been charged by The FA for an incident relating to October 21 at Carrow Road.
The incident relates to an altercation involving Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome which occurred during the first half of our 1-1 draw with the Norfolk side.
Giuseppe Bellusci has until January 2 2015 to respond to the charge.
The player has consistently made it clear to the club that he did not use racist language. The club understands that there is no third party evidence supporting Mr Jerome’s allegation. Accordingly, the player will be contesting the charge.