Southampton hit by FA charge
Southampton have been charged by the FA with failing to control
their players following the award of a late penalty to Norwich
during their 0-0 draw at Carrow Road on Saturday.
Saints’ players were furious with referee Mark Clattenburg after
he decided Norwich striker Grant Holt had been fouled by Luke Shaw
in stoppage time.
Southampton goalkeeper Artur Boruc saved Holt’s spot-kick but
manager Mauricio Pochettino was also incensed and came on to the
pitch to speak to Clattenburg after the final whistle.
Player protests also continued at the end of the game and the
club now find themselves in hot water with the authorities.
Southampton have until 4pm on Friday 15 March to respond to the