Southampton striker Osvaldo charged by FA

Southampton striker Dani Osvaldo has been charged with violent

conduct following a touchline melee at Newcastle on Saturday.

Newcastle goalkeeping coach Andy Woodman, who was sent to the

stands after the incident, has also been charged with improper

conduct by the Football Association.

The incident took place in injury time of the clubs’ 1-1 draw at

St James’ Park in the Premier League when players of both benches

clashed.

Both Osvaldo and Woodman have until Monday to answer the

charges.