Man City defender Sagna charged by FA

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Man City defender Sagna charged by FA
Manchester City defender Bacary Sagna has been charged for misconduct by the Football Association for a "10 against 12" comment posted on Instagram after his side's 2-1 win over Burnley.

The Cityzens were reduced to 10 men in the 32nd minute of the match on 2 January when referee Lee Mason sent off Fernandinho.


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It is alleged that a comment posted on social media by the Manchester City defender constituted improper conduct in that it questioned the integrity of the match official and/or alleged and/or implied bias on the part of the match official, and/or brought the game into disrepute.

According to an FA statement on its website; "Bacary Sagna has been charged for misconduct contrary to FA Rule E3 (1).

"He has until 6pm on 13 January 2017 to respond to the charge." The FA stated.

The former Arsenal man has played 14 times for the club in all competitions this season.

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