Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani has been accused of wrongdoing by the FA because of a break of FA Rule E3, corresponding to an online media post on Thursday 29 November.

The FA expressed: “Edinson Cavani has been accused of offense for a break of FA Rule E3, comparable to an online media post on Thursday 29 November 2020.

“It is asserted that, as opposed to FA Rule E3.1, a remark posted on the Manchester United FC player’s Instagram page was annoying as well as oppressive or potentially ill-advised and additionally brought the game into notoriety.

“It is additionally asserted that the remark comprises an ‘Disturbed Breach’, which is characterized in FA Rule E3.2, as it incorporated a reference, regardless of whether express or suggested, to shading or potentially race as well as ethnic cause.

“The striker has until Monday 4 January 2021 to give a reaction to the charge.”

Cavani Charged by FA

Manchester Unite Issue Response 

In light of the charge, Manchester United gave the following statement: “Manchester United and the entirety of our players are completely dedicated to the battle against prejudice and we will keep on working with the FA – alongside other overseeing bodies and associations, and through our own missions – in such manner.

“We note the FA choice today to charge Edinson Cavani for his web-based media answer to a companion’s message of congrats, following the Southampton game.

“Edinson and the club were evident that there was positively no vindictive aim behind the message, which he erased and apologized for, when he was educated that it might have been confused.

“The player and the club will currently think about the charge and react to the FA in like manner.”

We are yet to discover the discipline for the previous Paris Saint-Germain forward, who could yet get a suspension following the charge.